Hugo Perez is a Houston-based visual artist and designer. Located in the East End, he creates large, colorful paintings that focus on relationship dynamics. In 2016 he partnered with Pride Portraits, the human rights focused non-profit, to develop their branding and backdrop. During his time with the organization, he had the opportunity to paint PrideWallHTX, the largest pride mural in Houston and served on their board of directors before taking on a communications position at Harris County Public Health. Most recently, he joined Qollective, a group of seven queer artists of color, with diverse art practices who aim to create meaningful dialogue around contemporary social issues, while facilitating unfettered artistic expression.