The 2016 Gender Justice Awards highlight and showcase the incredible activism and culture creation of trans and allied activists and artists who have made incredible strides for trans, gender queer, non-binary, and gender non-conforming people in the Pacific Northwest.

micha cárdenas has been given the 2016 Creative Award by the Gender Justice League.

cárdenas received the award during the annual fundraiser dinner for the Gender Justice League which supports the organization's work throughout Washington to build community and fight for the human rights of trans, gender queer, gender non-conforming, and non-binary people.

The Gender Justice League is a Washington State trans and allied activist collective headquartered in Seattle.

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By Brandon Macz for the Capital Hill Times on November 19, 2016

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Dr. micha cárdenas is an UC San Diego Department of Visual Arts MFA Alumna. For more about her work, please visit:

Image is courtesy of Artist micha cárdenas

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