Selected Writing

ARTS & CULTURE

 

LA Times

By Her Own Hand showcases rare books and manuscripts by women

The Free Black Women’s Library amplifies the voices of female African American writers

Hyperallergic

A Photographer and Writer Document the Stories of Queer People Across the US

Bringing Murals to the Streets of one of LA's Poorest Neighborhoods

The Thousands of Shoes on Capitol Hill and the Political Art They Evoke

Hunker

15 Gift Ideas for the Artsy, Creative Person in Your Life

Melanie Abrantes Takes Us inside Her Modern Boho Studio and Home

A Brief Look at the History and Origins of the Arts and Crafts Movement

10 Influential Figures in the Arts and Crafts Movement

The Warm, Scandi-Inspired Space That Challenges Any Overcast Day in Seattle

The Eco-Friendly Shopping Revolution Is Only In Its Infancy

An Open, Vibrant Studio Feeds the Creativity of Artist Duo DABSMYLA

The 17 Most Important Midcentury Modern Architects​

Everything You Need to Know About Midcentury Modern Style

What's the Difference Between Wicker, Rattan, and Cane?

The 10 Most Important Names in Midcentury Modern Furniture Design

KCET Artbound

Ofelia Esparza Brings Altar-Making Beyond Dia de los Muertos

New Book Sets Mark Twain Classic on the L.A. River

Shondaland

Inside Lilliam Rivera's Fictional World of Girls, Gangs, and Dreams

GOOD

Photographer Laura Aguilar Illuminates The Lives, and Bodies, of Queer Women of Color

 

Puerto Rico is Still Struggling After the Hurricane — But Locals Are Helping Each Other in Unexpected Ways

The Guardian

Why are half of Latino immigrant TV characters portrayed as criminals?

Bustle

In 'With The Fire On High,' Elizabeth Acevedo Gives Young Readers Of Color A Story Of Joy

'Useful Phrases for Immigrants' By May-Lee Chai Explores the Effect Of Globalization, Class, and Race on Family Dynamics

Esme Weijun Wang Unpacks the Stereotypes & Myths of Mental Illness In 'The Collected Schizophrenias' 

Bitch

Online Photography Groups Bring Women of Color into Focus

Not Another Teen Book: Contemporary YA Lit Acknowledges the Spectrum of Teenage Experiences

Latinx business owners are resisting Trump one shirt at a time

Illustrators Capture Dr. Christine Blasey Ford's Breathtaking Moment

LA Weekly

"Radical Women" of Latin American Art Get the Museum Show They Deserve

For 30 years, East L.A. Photographer Laura Aguilar Has Been Doing Something Daring

Star Montana's Photos Capture Loss, Pain and Family Secrets in East L.A.

Designer Justina Blakeney Says Welcome to the Jungalow

Remezcla

In Jaquira Díaz's Memoir "Ordinary Girls," Sisterhood is Shaped by Shared Struggles of Violence & Poverty 

Los Angeles Magazine

How a 1993 Step Van Became One of L.A.'s Most Interesting Art Galleries

In a West Adams Backyard, the Duo Uno+Ichi is Creating L.A.'s Cutest Ceramics

Broadly

'Remember the Wild Looking Black Girl': Portrait of a Goth Beauty Blogger

The Latinx Artist Capturing L.A.'s Punk Scene in Raw, Intimate Portraits

Bust

6 Books About Female Artists You Should Read Right Now

Fabrik

Christina Fernandez: Camera Lens as Window

Inside Self-Help Graphics & Día de Los Muertos: a Cultural Legacy

Latina

Meet La Jaxx, the Latina Sparking Feminist Conversations Through Street Art

How Latina Artist Shizu Saldamando is Diversifying Portraiture 

The Establishment 

Ángela Burón's Surreal Self-Portraits Reclaim the Female Body

Ramiro Gomez's Provocative Art Takes on Labor and Racism

HelloGiggles

"Love, Hate and Other Filters" is a YA novel all adults should read

Author Liliam Rivera on the importance of Latinx voices and "The Education of Margot Sanchez"

VICE's The Creators Project

Taxi Fabric Turns Cabs into Traveling Art

A Paraguayan Artist Illustrates a Positive Portrait of Female Sexuality

Binary Code and Large-Scale Projections Transform this Parking Garage

Complex

Inspiration in the Streets: How Street Artist APEX Has Evolved Along with San Francisco

About Face: San Francisco's Zio Ziegler

 

ArtSlant 

Silencing the Catcalls: Tatyana Fazlalizadeh's Stop Telling Women to Smile Project

PSFK

The Secrets Behind Designing an AI Persona

Oil Meets Virtual Reality in This Trippy Painting Series

Additional Projects

Editor and Writer, Setu

Artist Bio Writer, UGallery