Artist CV

Makayla Binter 

Represented by the Elder Gallery of Contemporary Art

Makdesigns21@gmail.com | (585)9576438. | makaylabinter.com

 

EDUCATION

 

2020        B.A. of Science and Art Davidson College

 

2020-2022  Masters in Urban Design at UNC Charlotte*

 

 

SELECTED PUBLIC ART PROJECTS *Forthcoming Projects

 

West End Creative Mentorship Program *

Collaboration with The City of Charlotte

Through Emerging City Champions, Knights Foundation and 880 Cities 

Charlotte, NC

Status: Awarded, Under Development and Implementation

 

West End Creative Workspace *

Collaboration with CREED, Charlotte Equity Fellowship

Community-based leadership and project development program

Charlotte, NC

Status: Awarded, Under Development

 

Mural Panel Project

Conversation Facilitation Panels

Comprehensive Community Engaged Project 

Davidson College to Levine Museum of the New South to Charlotte Country Day

Davidson, NC to Charlotte, NC

Status: In Progress

 

Build Back Better, Biden Harris Campaign

Presidential Campaign Commission 

Camp North End, Charlotte, NC

Status: Completed September 2020

 

Harvey Gantt House

Hyde Park House on Stairwell and Wall

Hyde Park, Charlotte NC

Status: Completed November 2020

 

Stonewall Photo-gallery Exhibit *

Coordinated by Alvin Jacobs Jr. 

Harvey Gantt Center 

Charlotte, NC

Status: In Progress

 

Unify Collaborative Mural

Collaboration with Garrison Gist, Frankie Zombie, Owl x Arko, Matthew Clayburn, and Lord Phly

Kiplin Automotive

Charlotte, NC

Status: Completed June 2020

 

West End Mural 

Ricky Singh Lead Artist 

#BeattiesFordStrong Mural Project 

Charlotte, NC

Status: Completed July 2020

 

Black Lives Matter Mural

Letter V 

Commission from the City of Spartanburg

Spartanburg, SC

Status: Completed June 2020

 

Placemaking Artists Program

Through the Cities Urban Design Branch 

City of Charlotte Commission

Charlotte, NC

Status: Completed June 2020

 

 

SELECTED COMISSION PROJECTS *Forthcoming Projects

 

Urban Outfitters Collaborative Designs and Paintings

Urban Outfitters Commission

Charlotte, NC

Status: Completed March 2021

 

Davidson Journal Cover 

Davidson Journal Commission

Davidson, NC

Status: Completed November 2020

 

Capitol Collaboration

Collaboration for Communities in Schools #Allin4Kids Event 

Charlotte, NC

Status: Completed November 2020

 

Jazzy Cheesecakes  

Jazzy Cheesecakes Commission

Concord, NC

Status: Completed October 2020

 

Davidson College Weight Room

Davidson College Athletics Commission

Davidson College, NC

Status: Completed October 2020

 

Pip n’ Grow Collaboration

Baby Box Limited Edition Commission

Charlotte, NC

Status: Active Through December 2020

 

Charlotte Symphony Orchestra Auction Piece

Ricky Singh Lead Artist and Contact 

Charlotte Symphony Orchestra Commission

Charlotte, NC

Status: Completed October 2020

 

Neighborhood Theatre Auction Piece

David Wilson Lead Artist 

Durham Public Arts Commission

Spartanburg, SC

Status: Completed June 2020

 

 

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS *Forthcoming Exhibits

 

 

2021          Cultured Contrast Pt. 2 

                  Spirit Square, Uptown, Charlotte NC

 

2021          LOCAL/STREET 

                  Mint Museum- Randolph, Charlotte NC

 

2021          Urban Outfitters Art Event 

                  Urban Outfitters, South Park, Charlotte NC

 

2021          Unmasked: Lift Every Voice  

                  Harvey Gantt Center, Charlotte NC

 

2020          Cultured Contrast 

                  Spirit Square, Uptown, Charlotte NC

 

2020          Faculty Show

                  Charlotte Country Day, Charlotte NC

  

2020          Untitled Showcase

                  Charlotte, NC

 

2020          Levine Museum Steps Installation 

                  Levine Museum of the New South, Charlotte NC

 

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS *Forthcoming Projects  

 

2021          Solo Exhibition with Elder Gallery of Contemporary Art*

                  Elder Gallery of Contemporary Art, South End, Charlotte NC