Learning to Manage
AJ Schnettler is a nonbinary, multi-racial artist born and raised on the South Shore of Long Island. They decided to get a new perspective on life by moving to the West Coast. They received their Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Photography with a minor in Printmaking from the San Francisco Art Institute in 2019. Their work is based around what one does to provide self-acceptance, and how to feel at peace overcoming negative social and cultural pressure. They have shown work with the Texas Photo Society and Proyectos Galeria, received the Silver Artist Award from the Canadian Magazine, ArtAscent, in their February 2021 issue Portraits.