Guy Kinnear, MFA

Adjunct Professor, Department of Art and Design
Phone: (626) 387-5726
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Guy Kinnear is a contemporary figurative artist and professor at Azusa Pacific University where he teaches graduate level courses such as body in art, and critique theory and practice. Kinnear’s artwork and research explore the human body as it relates to embodiment of meaning and cultural communication and the contemporization of historical narratives in personal portraiture. Kinnear received his MFA at the San Francisco Art Institute and currently lives and works with his artist wife, son, and daughter in the California central coast.

Artist’s Work


  • MFA, San Francisco Art Institute
  • B.A., Studio Art, Azusa Pacific University

Academic Areas

  • School of Visual and Performing Arts (College of Music and the Arts)
    • Department of Art and Design
  • College of Music and the Arts


  • Human Body in Visual Art
  • Painting & Pigment
  • Sacramental/Incarnational Communication

Courses Taught

  • ART 580 – Critique
  • ART 590 – Independent Studio
  • ART 601 – Integration: Theory and Practice III