Amarilis Diaz is a self-taught, female artist based in Chelsea, MA.. Born in Guayama, Puerto Rico 1986 she migrated to Chelsea when she was 6 years old. It was a complete environmental readjustment for Amarilis, no more palm trees or year round warm weather. Surrounded by street art in her new city environment, Amarilis instantly fell in love with the culture and decided to pursue her dream of becoming an artist. She focuses on urban art, contemporary art and art installations.

Having been featured in local events like the Chelsea Art Walk 2013, she has been invited to be part of Walker Stalker Con 2014, as well as the Chelsea Art Walk 2014. She is currently working on her next show titled "Brightside" @ Paris Street Gallery 6.21.14

-Amarilis Diaz