Marisa is performance poet and writer located in Toronto whose practice seeks to find intimacy and vulnerability within innocuous moments.
As part of the poet for hire community, Marisa composes poems for strangers on the street with her type writer. The patron picks a topic and gets a poem on the spot, she often travels with her type writer to different cities.
In her writing practice, her art criticism highlights the intention of the artist and showcases the purpose behind their work. Her journalism is fact based and puts peoples voices at the forefront.
She holds her Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Visual and Critical Studies from the Ontario College of Art and Design University.