Michael Kirby was born and raised in Baltimore City and is now an international artist who has created public art in over 30 different countries in Europe and North and South America. Mr. Kirby speaks fluent English, Spanish, and Italian. Some of his corporate clients include McDonalds, Chef Boyardee, and CSX Transportation. He now owns two Guinness Records for the world's largest ephemeral mural and the artist that has created public art in more cities than any other. Mr. Kirby attended mural schools at the Prato School of Fresco in Italy and the Academia de San Carlos in Mexico City.