Chiara Di Martino was born on January 17 1987 in Rome, Italy, where she spent also most of her life. Her passions have always been Poetry, Literature and Art. Growing up, she put her dream to be an artist or writer on hold, choosing instead to become a Psychologist. In 2015, she moved to San Francisco to study English. Along the way, she decided to open herself-up to follow her old dream, joining City College’s Design Department.
Clara Davis was born in Redondo Beach, California and moved to San Francisco for college. She is in the process of completing her BA in studio art at CCSF and SFSU. She has been shown in multiple local galleries and currently works in a shop fabricating and installing public art.
Mary Gow is an artist, writer and workshop facilitator based in the Bay Area. A graduate of the Univ of Texas at Austin and SJSU, she’s taken art and writing courses at CCSF. See her inspirational work at MaryGow.com and ArtSpirit7.com.
“I have been drawing most of my life, and have been passionate about art most of my life. The only other thing I may be just as passionate about is music. So in this piece I decided to meld the two passions by creating this portrait of one my musical influences.”
Joaquin Ceniceros born and raised in the Bay Area, Hayward more specifically.
Maya Archer-Doyle graduated from CCSF with an AA and a certification in Library Technology and from Mills College with a BA in creative writing. “I grew up in San Francisco and continue to live here despite everything.”
Nicky Rodriguez is a Puerto Rican born and raised in the states. Her work explores memory, culture, the concept of home and how this all manifests in the formation of identity. She loves all things tropical and enjoys roaming around the Bay Area by foot.