Lives & works in Wilmington, NC
Kinza Kirkman studied art at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington from 2014-2018 and at the American University of Rome in Lazio, Italy in 2016. She is inspired by the work of the Impressionists and paintings of daily living. Kinza’s family's roots are in Medellin, Colombia. She enjoys immersing herself in the culture and language that inspires most of her artwork. Her interest in travel has led her to explore Italy and other parts of Europe, Central America, and South America. Rome is one of her favorite cities, where she spent a summer roaming through museums and drawing ancient marble statues. Kinza also loves videography, exercising, and spending her time reading. She married her high school sweetheart, Robert, in 2017 and they now have two precious sons.