Maya Kabat received a Master of Fine Arts from the University of California, Davis, in 2000. Notable exhibitions include a solo show at the Caffe Museo at SFMOMA in 2012, and a two-person exhibition at 5 Claude Lane Gallery in San Francisco, California, which was reviewed in Art LTD. Magazine in September 2011. She was a founding member of the artist-run space, Mercury Twenty Gallery, in Oakland, California, and served as president on the Oakland Art Murmur Board of Directors in 2011-2012. In August 2016, she attended The London Intensive, a resi- dency sponsored by the Camden Arts Centre and the Slade School of Fine Art in London, Eng- land, which culminated in an exhibition at the Camden Arts Centre. In 2018 she attended the Sam and Adele Golden Foundation Artist Residency in New Berlin, New York.
Notable public collections include Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, California; Cisco Systems, Palo Alto, California, and Stanford Hospitals, Palo Alto, California. She recently had a body of work commissioned for the Neiman Marcus Collection, St. Louis, Missouri, and Short Hills, New Jersey. In 2018 she completed her largest commission to date for the Kaiser Center in Oakland, California that was permanently installed in their main lobby.