Globally renowned, local artist Marcus Kenney paid a visit to The Savannah Country Day School, where he showed his work to students in Ms. Mulzer's Art and Design 400 class and Ms. Hefner's Art and Design 101 class. The students, who had studied Kenney's work prior to his visit, enjoyed seeing and learning more about his famous mixed media paintings and sculptures with found objects.
Kenney, who received his MFA from SCAD in 1998, has had solo museum exhibitions at the Jepson Center at the Telfair Museum in Savannah, the Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, GA, and the Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, LA. Two person and group exhibitions include MOCA GA, Atlanta, GA, and museums, institutions, galleries and art fairs internationally, including Israel, Paris, London, Montreal, New York, Boston, Chicago, Kansas City, St Louis, Minneapolis, Miami, Portland and New Orleans. His work has been featured and reviewed in publications including Art in America, New American Paintings, ART PAPERS, The New York Times, Boston Globe, Artvoices, Atlanta Journal Constitution, New York Art Magazine and ARTnews.