Laura Alvarez is an illustrator, designer, visual artist, community activist and educator. She uses her art to understand the world around her.
Born in Spain, she believes she’s half woman, half mermaid, who crossed the ocean to spread love in NY. Laura has a unique perspective on the world. Her big eyes manage to capture things others just don’t see. Through her work Laura wants us to experience how wonderful the world would be if we could mingle with dragons, flowers, skulls, and dancing cupcakes. Her work never fails to bring a smile to strangers faces and everybody instantly falls in love with her because she sings that mermaid song that drives sailors crazy in love to the bones.