Manuel Solano Tackles Identity Politics and Blindness with Paint

Elizabeth Fullerton, Elephant Magazine, February 7, 2019

“I didn’t realize how personal it was until I became blind. I see now that it was always about me, my loneliness, my feelings of not fitting in.” Elizabeth Fullerton meets Manuel Solano, the young transgender Mexican artist whose technical ingenuity has enabled them to develop a powerful painting practice despite their physical challenges.