RIZZHEL MAE JAVIER

SAN DIEGO ARTIST AND EDUCATOR

Rizzhel Javier is an artist and educator from Southern California and the Founder of Bridge.  She is an advocate for arts education and uses Bridge as a vehicle to bring visual arts into the community.  Rizzhel loves photography and her personal work exist in sculptural forms that explore memory, human interaction and relationships.  She is currently working with a variety of non-profits in the San Diego area, The AjA Project where she works with displaced children and incarcerated youth.  She also works with Pacific Arts Movement Instructor for their Documentary Short Film class Reel Voices.  Her work is exhibited locally and she was recently nominated as Emerging Artist for the 2017 San Diego Art Prize.