Emilio Martinez

Artist, Designer, and Organizer, Fourth Arts Block (FABnyc)

Emilio Martínez Poppe is an artist, designer, and educator based in Philadelphia. Their creative work evokes lived legacies of belonging as resistance to the gentrification of bodies, identities, public spaces, and intimacies. Emilio designs justice-oriented pedagogical tools and methods with the collective BFAMFAPhD. They earned a BFA from The Cooper Union, and have exhibited work at the Queens Museum, CUE Art Foundation, Flux Factory, Pratt Institute, and Abrons Arts Center. Emilio is an MFA candidate at The University of Pennsylvania.