Marilyn Montufar uses photography to advocate for and inspire social change. She was born in Los Angeles, CA and received her BFA in Photography from the School of Visual Arts in New York. Her practice has also benefited from workshops in Mexico and Italy. Inspired by the diverse lifestyles that surface in major metropolitan areas, Montufar is primarily interested in documenting the transitions inherent in human relationships through the practice of portraiture and in exploring the ever-evolving urban and natural landscape. She is a Mexican-American dual citizen.