From Reagan M. Brown’s article about Lissa Rivera’s exhibition of “Beautiful Boy” at Millbrook School’s Warner Gallery:

Gender identity is not the only theme explored in Rivera’s work. At her artist talk, Rivera spoke to the power of images and how they can make one feel, “I talked about how looking at Instagram can make you feel like you want to change yourself,” says Rivera, “I felt that there was a strong reaction from the students that they experience that. Because the work although it is about our relationship and about being able to be free from a binary, it’s also universal in a lot of ways.”

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