Mari Shibuya

Mari is committed to creative empowerment, specifically, with young people. Mari works with the creative empowerment model in their work as a lead facilitator with Young Women Empowered (Y-WE) and their work as the Youth Development Leader for Urban Artworks. In addition to creative empowerment work, Mari also works as a graphic facilitator and recorder with Culture Shift focusing on climate resilience. When not empowering young people through the arts or facilitating, Mari can be found painting walls around the city or in their studio.