Vanessa Guerra (they/she) is an multimedia queer Artist from Long Beach, CA. Their current work focuses on digital illustrations however, they also like to use video, textiles, and traditional drawing materials as a form of fabricating. Themes occasionally found in Vanessa’s work are identity, nostalgia & memory which are brought to life with the vibrant use of a variety of colors that can be found in their culture. They are interested in how memories and identity are woven together, improving accessibility for and representation of womxn, queer and persons of color. Their process of navigating through their experiences by dealing with anxieties and traumas is also part of the creative process. It is part of healing; their path towards self-love.