1.a person who urges others to protest or rebel.
ARTS EDUCATION: Michael has been a Teaching artist with Urban Arts Partnership(UAP) since January of 2008 bringing his professional experience as designer and artist of over 8 years. Michael has designed and coordinated numerous youth based art programs at UAP. His youth’s award-winning work has been featured in numerous film festivals and youth media conferences.
MORALS: Michael Shawn Cordero is a creative agitator who believes in growing community first through education, social equity and culture. He has launched several successful arts and community based businesses. His motivation stems from the desire to facilitate economic and intellectual contributions for the youth and community around him. With a strong reputation for promoting social, political and cultural awareness in order to provoke change, his focus is primarily on using art and entrepreneurship to raise consciousness in the community. His work has impacted communities in New York City, The Bay Area, Cuba, Vieques, Mexico, Guatemala and Colombia.
Video Production, Creative Development, Graphic Design, Web Design, Marketing, Advertising, Brand Identity, Apparel Design, Curating, Photography, Screen-printing, & Arts Curriculum Development