TUMULT is science, art, activism and rigorous curiosity. And it seems to me that we need a little bit of art. *
María Jesús Contreras is an illustrator from Chile, whose use of colors and symbols I love.
Her artwork addresses social issues, emotional pain, and sometimes is simply inspired by children’s movies and comics. *
In October 2019 student-led demonstrations began in Santiago, sparked by the increase of public transport fares. *
María Jesus Contreras decided to make artwork to support the protestors. “Artists, being quite sensitive beings, have used creative weapons to defend themselves and those they love.” *
Find more quotes in this sequence and find her account here @mariajesuscontreras. - 23 minutes ago