Meet Gabriela Yoque, Education Coordinator
Gabriela Yoque joins Richmond Art Center’s staff team with extensive experience as an educator and multimedia artist. As Education Coordinator, Gabriela (picture above with her sidekick Milo) will support studio activities, youth programs and summer camp. Welcome Gabriela!
Bio: Born in the San Fernando Valley within Los Angeles, California, and raised by immigrant parents, Gabriela Yoque (pronouns: she/they) is a multimedia, project based artist and educator. Her work uses her personal narratives and experiences as a means to understand larger social issues. Her latest work focuses on generational healing. As an educator, she pushes investigation as a means of learning, embracing failure as an important part of experiential learning. She has exhibited in group shows throughout the country, including Tacoma, Washington; Grand Junction, Colorado; Los Angeles, California and Brooklyn, New York. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Studio Arts and Computer Science at the University of Puget Sound, in Tacoma, Washington. Yoque received her Master’s degree in Fine Arts at California College of the Arts in San Francisco, California.