“Created to uplift and bring joy to the community, the daily commuter and the city in which I was raised, this artwork celebrates relationships that get us through tough times.”
About the Artist
Kassia Rico is a Chinese Mexican American artist and designer working out of Los Angeles. She draws her ideas from emotions and experiences while instinctively putting her graphic spin on her designs. Rico is passionate about using visual communication to inspire and make the world a better place. Pulling from her experiences, she creates stories completely arranged in a palette of bold color and subtle shades. Her practice ranges from painting and illustration to functional art objects, books, murals, and apparel. Originally from California, Rico completed an illustration degree from Rhode Island School of Design where she studied drawing, painting, printmaking, and graphic design.
On display May 2021 – July 2021