manuel arturo abreu

manuel arturo abreu (b. 1991, Santo Domingo) is a poet and artist from the Bronx, currently living/working from a garage in southeast Portland. With text, ephemeral sculpture, and photography, they work in a process of magical thinking with attention to ritual aspects of aesthetics. They are the author of three books, most recently the Oregon Book Award creative nonfiction finalist Incalculable Loss. abreu co-facilitates home school, a free pop-up art school in Portland, whose upcoming curriculum is supported by a 2019 artist residency at Yale Union and a RACC project grant.