John Maloof is an artist based in Chicago. His precise acrylic paintings are done on the back side of plexiglass and evoke 1980s aesthetics. Some pieces even use vintage 1980s frames. Maloof also works in film and photographs. He co-produced the documentary “Finding Vivian Maier” for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Documentary feature. Maloof also runs Miishkooki, a gallery in Skokie, IL.