Essentials Creative


Essentials Creative is a multimedia studio that embraces fluidity, diversity, experimentation, and collaboration. With a team of skilled professionals in photography, graphic design, and art direction, Essentials has exhibited their work at prestigious venues such as MOCA Toronto, the San Antonio Central Library, Mexic-Arte Museum, Presa House Gallery, Ivestor Contemporary, and AIPP (Art in Public Places).

The core creative team at Essentials is made up of Misa Yamamoto (she/her), Fabian Leon Villa (he/him), Steven Casanova (he/him), and Sixto-Juan Zavala (he/him), who bring a wide range of experiences and perspectives to their work. By combining their unique approaches, they are able to create site-specific installation art and collaborate with underrepresented artists to create meaningful experiences. Together, they are committed to delivering immersive projects that challenge and inspire their audiences.

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