Yocelyn Riojas is a Mexican-American multidisciplinary artist/designer born in Mexico and raised across the border in Eagle Pass, TX. Her art depicts themes of Latinx culture, women empowerment, and issues surrounding immigration to create spaces for stories to be shared. Yocelyn started her artist roots in Texas, but now currently resides in Truth or Consequences, NM.
She received her Master of Fine Arts at Texas State in Communication Design in 2021, focusing on social impact. Passionate about empowering her community by creating a voice for people of color, supporting people of color through art. Currently, she works as a managing partner at SparkNerds digital agency and Community/Partnership Manager at Turtleback Coworking.