8 Contemporary Hispanic American Artists You Should Get to Know

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Throughout history, many prominent Hispanic and Latinx artists have sparked cultural conversations and made names for themselves by exploring and representing their heritage via painting, sculpture, textiles and other media — artists like Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera, Fernando Botero and Jose Clemente Orozco. Now, there’s a new generation of contemporary Hispanic American and Latinx artists on the scene who are creating their own legacies.

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, join us for a look at a collection of Hispanic American and Latinx artists who work across a wide array of media. From street artists and graphic designers to painters and photographers, each incorporates their own uniquely powerful message into their incredible work.