MANUELA GUILLÉN (Cuban and Salvadoran, first generation Americana) is an artist and educator based in Philadelphia. Manuela’s art touches on our intimate desire to imagine a world that is better for one another. She uses her artwork as a platform to bring awareness to art education, sociopolitical, mental health, and environmental issues. She hopes her art can bring solace and light in dark situations.
Themes of power and movement, earth healing and justice, late summer into early fall, thunder/monsoons/rain, maturity, fall equinox. Nature/elemental focus: Water. Submission deadline: June 10.