March 14, 2015 - April 6, 2015
A collection of paintings and drawings, Mays' Celestian Prophesy explores humanity's cosmic perspective through mythology, scientific theory, and internal exploration.
Joshua Mays is a self-taught painter, muralist and illustrator who draws inspiration from science fiction, dreamscape exploration, and futuristic visions. Born in Denver CO, he studied illustration at Rocky Mountain College of Art before moving to Philadelphia, where he lived and worked for eight years. Mays spent subsequent years exhibiting and traveling, completing murals and projects in places such as Washington, D.C., Denver, Portland, London, Johannesburg, Mexico City, and Jakarta. He moved to Oakland in 2012, where he is currently based.