Natalia Quintero

Resident Teaching Artist

Natalia is an artist, educator, and activist who believes every student has a unique voice. Through art, education, and artmaking, Natalia wants to inspire students to express themselves. It is her goal to make art accessible, empower students, and build community.

She obtained her BA in Applied Arts and Sciences from San Diego State University and recently received a Professional Certificate in Museum Studies from San Diego Mesa College. She has worked as a classroom teacher and teaching artist in San Diego. When she isn’t teaching, she is busy raising her 3 children, running for fun, and exploring her own art practice through textile art.