Maya Just Maya - Biography
Maya Just Maya is a Fine Artist, Illustrator and Art Educator. She received her B.F.A. in Illustration from Parson’s School of Design, B.A. in Gender Theory from Eugene Lang College, and M.A. in Education from Saint Peter’s College. She grew up in the northwoods of MN and moved to N.Y.C. in 1991 to pursue a career in the arts. Currently, Maya resides in NJ where she teaches art in Harrison High School. Maya creates bold imagery that is poetic and surreal, using spiritual and mythological symbolism to explore issues of human identity and the mysteries of the unconscious mind.