About the Artist:
Laura Gomez is a multifaceted artist. She has worked as a full time, and freelance painter, illustrator and graphic designer for the last decade. Her work includes design branding, all scale paintings, editorial illustration, children’s book illustration etc. She works in mixed media with a focus on acrylic and charcoal. Her work focuses on personal experience, and bridging the identity gap of what it is to be born Mexican in a melting pot. Laura’s current work intersects empowerment and inclusivity, by creating work that depicts her subjects as both powerful and solemn.