Stephen McKenzie has been a printmaker/artist since his undergraduate years at St. John’s University in Collegeville, Minnesota. He received his MFA from Rutgers University Mason Gross School of the Arts. Professionally, he was employed for 21 years at the Newark Museum, working in their Education Department. His involvement with the Newark Print shop dates back approximately 5 years where he currently serves in the capacity of Master Printer and Studio Manager. He enjoys initiating large scale printmaking projects; specifically making the world’s largest monoprint which was certified by Guinness World Records. His personal work for the last 10 years has focused on gun violence in America.