Col is a Black and Indigenous, non-binary, womanist and art activist. They love to use their illustrations to promote social justice and awareness as well as to center Blackness. Born and raised in NYC, they later moved to the Greater Boston area for college. They received their BFA in Illustration and Printmaking from the Art Institute of Boston at Lesley University. In early 2015, they exhibited at Lesley University and at the Boston State House displaying their piece, Hands Up, Rise Up, a poster dedicated and influenced by the murder of Mike Brown. They currently live in Somerville,MA with their partner and cat.
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