In this digital era, different forms of art have become more accessible for people all around the world. As a Puerto Rican, highlighting the local artists in my home is extremely important because it allows space for support and empowerment within the community. I spoke with 16 of these artists whose works span a diverse range of mediums, themes, and missions — from some it serves as an outlet for personal expression, activism toward a larger cause, or simply aesthetic purposes. Be sure to follow these amazing Puerto Rican women artists on Instagram, because we all could use some beautiful imagery and inspiration in our timelines.
Read on to meet these talented Puerto Rican artists:
These 16 Puerto Rican Women Are Redefining Art on Their Own Terms — and You Need Them in Your Instagram Feed
— CaliRican 🇵🇷 (@CaliRicans) June 20, 2019