Christopher A. Velasco
COLLAGE & MIXED MEDIA ARTIST
Christopher Anthony Velasco (b. 1983) is a mixed-media artist working in Los Angeles. Velasco received his Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography and Media from California Institute of the Arts in 2010, and he has also studied at Art Center College of Design and East Los Angeles College. He has been featured in a wide range of art exhibitions, which include themes of identity (Chicano and Gay), public and private space and social issues (the self, sexuality and the obscure). His photography and collage pieces utilize portraiture, performance, and the documentation of culture not visible by the mainstream.