Sulai Lopez is a American Venezuelan French Irish Welsh Spaniard.  Born in Santa Cruz California she grew up in San Miguel de Allende Mexico, St. Agatha Maine, and Chicago.  Her adult life has been split between NYC and LA with a 9 month stint in India.  

Home, cultural and personal identity, relationship to environment, and intimacy are some main themes explored in her work.  Her mediums include paint, fibers and textiles, clown influenced comedic performance, marker, natural dye, photography, and video.  Social matters of importance which influence her current work/life are relieving youth homelessness and the dismantling of institutionalized racism.    

She has worked as an actress in New York City and Los Angeles and was the award winning costume designer of Youtube sensation Epic Rap Battles of History.

For inquiries about commissioned paintings or weavings and potential collaborations contact sulaimichelle@gmail.com