Harley Cortez is a multimedia visual artist, musician, and filmmaker. His work has been shown in Los Angeles, NYC, and Tokyo. Raised in Los Angeles, CA and Queens, NY, he lived in his mother's home country, Guatemala, for a brief time as a kid. Using various modalities his paintings, drawings, abstract pieces have been used on record covers, film, design, and art direction. His music ranges from contemporary to avant classical and ambient. He has toured, opening for Morrissey, Peter Hook (of New Order), Tallest Man on Earth, and the War on Drugs. His short films include "Igancio" and various experimental films and music videos. His next solo exhibitions are in San Diego, CA and Rabat, Morocco slated for 2018.