New York City
Member Since 2011
Expertise: Artist, photographer, designer
Products: Multifunctional Pet Carrier, Nantucket Pet Bike Basket, Pup Crawl Illuminated Leashes
Background: Born and raised in Miami, Florida, Cuban background. Moved to New York City three years ago, actively working as an artist and designer.
Hobbies: Gallery-hopping, people-watching, photography, getting lost in music blogs, biking with my pup Yorkie Schnauzer mix in tow, jogging, swimming.
Recent purchase: Apple TV
Book/Film Recommendation: Role Models written by John Waters
Favorite meal: Nothing like Abuela's home cooking: fried steak, black beans and rice, platanos maduros.
Restaurant recommendation: Casa Havana, a Cuban diner in Chelsea
Favorite neighborhood: West Village
Transformative travel experience: Florence, Italy. It was such an intense experience, you could actually feel the energy emitting from the city. It moved me as a photographer; it was amazing shooting the city and people.
Hidden talent: I can wiggle my ears.
If I could solve one problem, it would be: Find a way to have less packaging in products to reduce product waste.
If I had $20, I’d: I’d probably buy some popcorn and see a movie.
My recent big aha!: Moving to the Big Apple, there is an intense energy the city gives you as an artist and designer.