A dual Mexican and American citizen, Robert Gomez is earning a dual MFA in Social Practices and MA in Visual Critical studies at California College of the Arts. Robert earned a double major in Latin Languages and Painting from the University of New Mexico in 2009. Upon High School graduation, he spent two years at the United States Military Academy at West Point. Robert is invested in how art can function as an exercise of human freedoms in post and neo-colonial communities. As a writer and maker, his research and community work function as complimentary tools for social engagement through the arts. His work can be accessed at www.amorousearth.com, and he can be reached at email@example.com.