2022 FESTIVAL
MARCH 20 - APRIL 17

Celebration

By Sandra Pérez-Ramos

The blooming of the Cherry Blossom trees marks the end of winter and the coming of Spring. It symbolizes rebirth, regeneration and reinvention. My design is festive, it celebrates new beginnings and creative energy with an explosion of colors, hearts and shapes inspired by nature, elements that are constant in my body of work.

See this sculpture at 4th & Butternut Sts. NW.

Sandra Pérez-Ramos

Silver Spring, MD

Sandra Pérez-Ramos is a Puerto Rican artist in the DC metro region. Her body of work includes Neo-Naïf drawings and fiber arts inspired by nature, folk arts, cultural mix and magical thinking. Her art has been awarded and exhibited through the US and PR. She was selected by the Arts and Cultural Heritage Division of Maryland National Capital Park and Planning Commission to design the commemorative poster celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month in 2020. As an advocate for Latinx arts presence, she co-founded The Latino Art League of Greater Washington DC and lead Latinx artists at the Wheaton Arts Parade, yearly. She also had lead roles within WAP Gallery, Montgomery Art Association, Gallery 209 at Artists & Makers Studios. Her art is part of public and private collections, including Mayor Tracey Furman’s, for the Town Hall at Kensington, MD and the Marie Reed Project for Community of Hope in Washington, DC.