Cristy C. Road is a Cuban-American artist, writer, and musician. Through visual art, storytelling, and punk rock music, C.Road has thrived to testify the beauty of the imperfect since she began creating art in her hometown of Miami, FL. Now, C. Road has almost 20 years of independent publishing under her belt, along with years of creating countless illustrations for a slew of magazines, record albums, event posters, and social justice organizations; as well as years of teaching though unconventionally through workshops and lectures across the nation.
"Cuban-American and raised in a traditional Catholic family,
Road...does not fit into her cultural mold, finds salvation in punk
rock, and has a conflicted gender identity." -- Publishers
"Cristy C. Road's "Next World Tarot" Boldly Defines a New Generation of Saints." -- Autostraddle
"Inspired by her friends and acquaintances, her deck features images of gay couples, people in wheelchairs, women in hijabs, minorities, the poor and seniors, set against a dystopian landscape." -- New York Times "Cristy C. Road, a Miami-raised, Brooklyn-based, Cuban-American illustrator, writer, and of course, total dreamboat, is no stranger to DIY, punk, queer, zine, and activist communities all over the place." -- Bitch Media