Life, Art & How to Tell Better Visual Stories with Karla Ortiz

Jan 31, 2018

6:00 PM

Wendell W. Anderson Auditorium; Walter B. Ford II Building; College for Creative Studies - 201 E. Kirby, Detroit MI

Karla Ortiz is a Puerto Rican, internationally recognized award-winning artist. With her exceptional design sense, realistic renders, and character-driven narratives, Karla has contributed to many big budget films, including Jurassic World, World of Warcraft, Rogue One: A Starwars Story, Marvel’s Thor Ragnarok, Black Panther, Infinity Wars, and most notably her design of Doctor Strange for Marvel’s Doctor Strange. Karla’s work is also recognized in the Fine Art world, showcasing her figurative and mysterious art in notable galleries, such as Spoke Art and Hashimoto Contemporary in San Francisco, Nucleus Gallery and Thinkspace in LA and Galerie Arludik in Paris. She currently lives in San Francisco with her cat, Bady.