ARTIST SUBMITTED BIO
Armando Minjarez is a Mexican interdisciplinary artist, designer and community organizer. His practice is guided by themes of displacement, collaboration and empowerment to open spaces for the development of social change strategy and creative expression. He is cofounder of The Seed House~La Casa de la Semilla, founder of the art collective ICT ARMY of Artists and co-founder of the NorthEnd Urban Arts Festival.
Armando has traveled, conducted research, and facilitated workshops and trainings on racism, displacement, migration and creative expression in Canada, USA, Mexico, and throughout Europe. His work has been featured on the New York Times, Buzzfeed, C Magazine and published in peer-reviewed scientific journals.