Polaroid, Meme Assemblage and Experimental Artist
Monique Sullivan earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art with a concentration in Photography from the University of Texas at San Antonio. Her work is inspired by her dreams, spirituality and Latina heritage. Her range of artworks includes photography, painting, meme assemblage, printmaking, installation and video. Artistic influences include Andy Warhol, David LaChapelle, Frida Kahlo, Annie Leibovitz, Mark Romanek, Dale Chihuly, Nick Veasey, Bansky, and classic masters Henri Matisse, Salvador Dalí, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Vincent Van Gogh, Leonardo da Vinci, Marc Chagall, Claude Monet and Pablo Picasso. Monique is a real estate Mom-trepreneur who additionally participated in several Artist-In-Residence opportunities. She works as a Creative Art Director and Engagement Strategist for several businesses. She competes throughout the year to local, state and worldwide exhibitions. Her photography has been displayed at galleries for international events such as Paris Photo, Germany’s Photoszene, SXSW, Art Basel and NFT.NYC. She has been published in numerous magazines, books and calendars for her work. She has earned many recognition awards for visual arts and even featured in Polaroid Magazine. She is a life member of the UTSA Alumni Association, RAW DAO & a WOW Pixies DAO Member. She was born in San Antonio and graduated with Honors from Winston Churchill High School. During that time, she became a member of the National Honors Society, National French Honors Society and the National Forensic League. She was on Varsity Theatre, Choir and competed in UIL Oral Interpretation. She was a member in various UT Austin & UTSA clubs such as the Student Art Guild and the Ballroom Dancing Club. She was the first Vice President of Media Coordination at the Exposure Photography Club. Her historic district studios are located at her 1910 Craftsman three story home. She lives with her husband, two children and two chickens.
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Portrait by Lauren Rose Photography, 2022