Natalie Casagran Lopez is an artist and writer originally from Southern California. She graduated with a BFA from the Calarts’ School of Art in 2017 and has worked as a teaching artist for art institutions and nonprofits including the Broad Museum, Girls Leadership, and the Independent Publishing Research Center, among others. She has performed across the country as a member of a performance collective and within the city at Socrates Sculpture Park and Flux Factory. Her writing has been published in Fanzine and Silo. She is thrilled to be able to further her love of experimentation and resourceful object-making within the CSS art room.