Acéptame is a multimedia project that focuses on the Queer and Latinx community of Washington DC. Told through 3 artists, each person feels a connection to either or both communities. rather than identifying as LGBTQ or Latino, these three artists show us how these communities create visibility and how each individual navigates these spaces.
As performers, they are creating events and spaces for people just like them. Coming from latin america, there are many expectations that they are upheld to, and by being queer they are able to express themselves in a way that they couldn’t.
each of their experiences has led to who they are today and how they express themselves through their craft. a drag king who is unapologetically ‘borica, a drag queen who is known for her ariana grande performances and a dj who Aims to create spaces for all queer people of color.