Elvira Michelle is a New Orleans-based, self-taught multidisciplinary artist and filmmaker. Born and raised in Miami, Florida, and of Bolivian descent, her work explores intergenerational memory and trauma and how it manifests in the experience of marginalized communities. She is an active member of The Front Art Collective, The New Orleans Film Society, and The New Art Dealers Alliance. She has exhibited work locally at The Front Gallery, The Parlour Gallery, and 912 Studios in New Orleans. She has also exhibited work internationally at Echo’s Studio in São Paolo, Brazil, and at The Cica Museum in South Korea.