Artist: Amy Ortiz
From left to right: 1. "The Body Electric", 2017. 34" x 21". Spray Paint & Color Pencil on Vellum. 2. "Grand Edible", 2017. 24" x 18". Ink & Color Pencil on Paper. 3. Untitled (Chocolate Santa), 2015. 25" x 20". Spray Paint & Color Pencil on Mylar.
Artist Bio: She grew up with parents and elders who willfully threw themselves into American pop-culture, while still retaining an iron grip on their Central-American background. Amy Ortiz uses her work to explore themes of identity in a whirling melting pot of a city like Los Angeles.