Maritza Ruiz-Kim is a San Francisco Bay area artist. She received her BFA in New Genres from the San Francisco Art Institute and examines relational themes in her writing, painting, photography and video. She is the Editor-in-Chief of In 2013 Maritza was a featured artist for R&F Handmade Paints and was interviewed about her work, having just completed a project in which she made one artwork per day. She had immersed herself in online forms of communication, searched for kind interactions, made work in response, and blogged throughout the month-long process. Maritza has her studio at The Compound in Oakland and has shown her work in San Francisco, New York, Miami, Santa Fe, and Provincetown.

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… Maritza has other marzkim profiles, but she can’t keep track of them all… ☺

Projects that can be found online are:

You Are Not Here     April 2014

I Will Find     February 2013