Dara Herman Zierlein is a political artist and is continuously using her art to advocate awareness in the world. Her paintings are of current issues focusing on social justice, animal rights, women, equal rights, and plastic pollution. Dara’s large watercolor paintings have been exhibited & published internationally in Mom Egg Review, Resist Vol. 2, Grab Back (NYC), 1 Million Women (Australia), The Earth Issue (London), and Demeter Press (Canada). She is also illustrating regularly for The Rumpus, a literary forum. Her political posters are frequently used in universities like Golden West College, California, Mass College of Art, Boston, Whitworth University, Washington State, and other educational institutes. Recently, Dara was on the cover of the Valley Advocate for an article called “Purging Plastic.” Her first children’s book is being published with Green Writers Press, called Don’t Eat the Plastic.
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