“Through radical ancestry, I immerse myself into ancient ways of creating. I use object and space making as a ritual tool in expressing the connection to self, society, and the sacred in order to project revitalized interconnected realities.”
FÁTIMA is a Mexican artist who was also raised in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Loyola University in New Orleans and spent a few years thereafter creating art in a communal shotgun studio and curating pop up exhibitions. Currently, she is pursuing her Master of Fine Arts degree in Sculpture at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. FÁTIMA uses art as a ritual tool to connect with self, society, and the sacred.