Pair 6: Juan Sebastian Jimenez Salazar and Emily Quintero

Juan Sebastian Jimenez Salazar

Manizales, Colombia

Juan makes large-scale portraits, including a series of ‘Negativos’ painted in negative.

Emily Quintero

Portland, Oregon

Emily Quintero is an artist living in Portland, Oregon. She studied illustration at the Savannah College of Art and Design, and practices her art personally and professionally.

Quintero uses a variety of mediums including oils and watercolors to convey the human experience. She paints out of personal necessity and as an exploration of the human condition, employing surreal and abstract elements with realism to portray the otherwise intangible.