Yaimel López Zaldívar is a Cuban graphic artist of African descent who specializes in drawing and print media. With more than ten years experience in graphic arts his work has been published in magazines and books. Also his professional work includes editorial design, motion graphics and branding.
He is based in Vancouver since 2019 where he has worked as an artist and graphic designer as well, during this time he has collaborated with The Vancouver Foundation, Watari, Burnaby neighbourhood house, Vancouver Latin-American Cultural Center(VLACC) and Vancouver Latin-American Film Festival (VLAFF). He has participated in several group and solo exhibitions, these include The Seymour Art Gallery, 2001, The Vancouver Art Gallery, 2021, The Cultch and a solo show titled “The Islander” at Slice of Life arts space in 2022.