Jamaal Durr is a contemporary artist recognized for his mixed media works and portrait drawings. Using materials like oil paint, charcoal, and graphite, he explores themes of masculinity and self-reflection through his timely narratives. Born in Lima, Ohio in 1992, he currently resides in Dayton. Durr received formal training at Stivers School for the Arts in Dayton and briefly studied architecture at Pratt Institute. His artworks have been exhibited at renowned galleries including The Contemporary Dayton, ADC Fine Art Gallery in Cincinnati, the Columbus Cultural Arts Center, and the Springfield Museum of Art where he has a seat on the Curatorial Affairs Committee.