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Overview

  • 11 References 7 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in English, Spanish; learning Portuguese
  • 31, Female
  • Member since 2011
  • artist, educator
  • MA Tisch - Arts Politics; BA UC Berkeley - Sociology / La...
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

To learn new thing and make new things. To help and live the people that surround me. And to eat and dance as much as I possibly can.

ABOUT ME

I'm an artist and arts organizer from the border (Tijuana - San Diego). I recently lived in New York for a bit, and Los Angeles before that. I love home and being away from it. I enjoy going places, seeing things, and taking many pictures. There are many things I still need to try, but I am prone to enjoyment. I like movies, food, dancing, and puppies.

I organize Tijuana Zine Fest (https://www.facebook.com/tjzinefest/) and make visual work in illustration, photography, and installation art (https://www.instagram.com/todobuenooo/).

PHILOSOPHY

I believe caring for one another and asking for help are the most subversive and necessary acts one can carry out.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

HOW I PARTICIPATE IN COUCHSURFING

I've traveled in Brazil in Argentina thanks to CS. I'm still waiting for my hosting experience, come stay with me!

COUCHSURFING EXPERIENCE

I love and miss the people I've met on CS <3

Interests

  • dancing
  • dining
  • movies

Music, Movies, and Books

Movies: Children of Men, I'm Still Here, YTMT, and a million more.
Music: Los Macuanos, The Streets, Joanna Newsome...
Books: Cortazar, Borges, Saramago, Vonnegut...

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

traveled.

What I Can Share with Hosts

I'd love to paint a mural with you, or make a zine! I can also kinda cook. :)

Countries I’ve Visited

Argentina, Brazil, England, France, Germany, Guatemala, Honduras, Italy, Mexico, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

Brazil, Mexico, United States

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