Marifel Bermudez (Chi Class)
Year Joined: Fall 2018
Major: Art + Design BFA - Sculpture
Graduating Class: Fall 2019
Big: Violet Griffin
Mediums: Sculpture, Fibers, Textiles, Performance Art, Installation, Painting, Digital Object Design
Bio: Marifel Bermudez was born in Laurel, Maryland and grew up in College Park, Maryland. Growing up she was immersed in 12 years of classical piano and flute lessons. She performed for The Congressional Black Caucus and memorized 13 classical scores for the National Piano Guild Auditions. Beyond her talent for music, her artworks are created with various medias, exploring different materials and palettes of colors in relationship with other. Within her specialty medium, sculpture; she creates linear, geometric forms that are vibrant in color. Bermudez’s works embraces natural textures and fabricated forms in working relationship within a piece. Her works often question self-discovery and growth. In additions to sculptural forms, she produces clothing that communicates a message or theme through her garments. Her goal is to become a renaissance artist and express her designs and talents to through an array of mediums and communications. Bermudez is an artist, musician, performer, and creative director.