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Susana Meza

Canada - Ontario

She/Her, They/Them

Susana Meza (she/they) is a Venezuelan multidisciplinary artist based in Toronto who creates hand-crafted sculptures, textiles, drawings, and paintings that help the artist cope with the world around and inside of them. Susana’s work is infused with intentional happiness which responds to their recovery journey and lived experience of mental health. Susana has worked with local organizations in various capacities that range from peer support to art educator. Susana is on the board of directors of the North York Women’s Centre and is a Fellow of the 2022 cohort of Yale University's Let’s Lead Academy where they established ReclaimedArts.ca

Areas of Interest:

  • Performing Arts
  • Visual Arts
  • Community Arts
  • Curatorial Arts
  • Photography / Film
  • Installation / Sculpture
  • Craft
  • Literary Arts
  • Sound Art
  • Dance / Movement Arts
  • Digital Arts and Media

Roles:

  • Practicing artist or maker
  • Trained professional service provider or consultant
  • Activist / ally

Expertise:

  • Event Planning
  • Facilitation
  • Active Listening
  • Personal Support
  • Advisory Support

Identifies with:

  • Disabled
  • Mad
  • Neurodiverse
  • Fat
  • Survivor
  • POC
  • LGBTQ2SIA+
  • Queer
  • Feminist