Andrea Arroyo is co-art director of OppArt. She is an award-winning artist working in fine art, public art and illustration. Her work is published widely (including in The New Yorker and The New York Times.) Her work is exhibited extensively and is in private public collections around the world, including the Library of Congress, the National Museum of American History (Smithsonian Institution), the National Museum of Mexican Art, and the New York Public Library.
Her commissions have included public art and other projects for the International Museum of Women, the Morris-Jumel Mansion Museum, the New York Women’s Foundation, the Women’s Rights National Historical Park, the Latin Recording Academy of Arts and Sciences, and the New York Restoration Project.
Honors include New York Foundation for the Arts fellowships, Global Citizen Award Artist, Clinton Global Initiative, United Nations Award, Outstanding Woman of New York, 21 Leader for the 21st Century, Official Artist of the Latin Grammy, and Groundbreaking Latina in the Arts. She has also received multiple awards from the Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance, the Puffin Foundation, the Harlem Arts Alliance, and the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council.
Arroyo is also an activist, cultural advocate, speaker, and curator. Her current project Unnatural Election: Artists Respond to the US Election features over 250 international artists. For more information visit her website.