Tiffany Alfonseca creates vibrant and colorful works that celebrate Black and Afro-Latinx diasporic culture. She depicts subjects that are strong, graceful, and exuding agency in a world that wants to deny their existence.
Location: Brooklyn, New York
Exhibitions and Awards: Tiffany Alfonseca (b. 1994) is a Bronx- based Dominican-American mixed media artist who creates vibrant and colorful artworks that celebrates Black and Afro-Latinx diasporic culture. A graduate of the School of Visual Arts in New York, she was been awarded multiple honors including the Fine Arts 2020 honors awards at The School Of Visual Arts
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Alfonseca primarily employs the act of painting and drawing as her artistic weapons of choice. She situates her subjects within bold and picturesque settings in an active pursuit of opportunities that explore the nuances of the communities in which she is immersed in. Through immersion and rumination, Alfonseca utilizes these experiences as reference material within her work as she toils to construct new narratives and build a universe that is reflective of her upbringing as a Dominican-American woman in the Bronx.