Angela Arteritano is a Venezuelan American multidisciplinary artist, choreographer, and researcher, based in the San Francisco Bay Area. She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Studio Art and a Master of Fine Arts in Choreography. Her work deals with issues of migration and identity. Her work has been recognized and supported by various non-profit organizations including the 2021 Cultura Power Grant Awardee by MACLA; the Studio 210 Summer Residency (2021); and CA$H grant (2022). Her film Markme has been broadly recognized and awarded by film festivals around the world, including the recognition of Best First Time Director by the Vesuvius International Film Festival in Campania, Italy, Honorary Mention at the London International Monthly Film Festival, and Semi-finalist for Best Women Empowerment Short at the Paris International Short Festival.