Art truly is a collective experience, with its ability to tap into people’s empathy and to bring them together through shared thoughts and emotions when words or actions fail. Antonio Pastoriza’s own experience shows us that art is a way to explore the self and, at the same time, create meaningful connections with others.
You’ll find that The Curious Creative's illustrations of Filipina women stand out, not just because of the warm and welcoming colors she uses, but also because of the message she shares - that there is beauty in inclusivity and power in femininity.
Knowing yourself, your limitations and abilities, can be a good start in coming to terms with everything that has happened. As a designer previously based in New York, Kil Camalongay shares her thoughts on the ups and downs of 2020, from her work experience in the middle of the pandemic to her unwavering mentality and its effect on her creative process.