Rachel Mátos, a social media professional and art historian, launched theArtMuse in 2010, and has since been awarded one of the Babble’s Best Bloggers of 2013 and LATISM’S best Latina Arts Blogger in 2012.
After graduating from the School of Visual Arts and pursuing graduate work in Modern Art and Critical Studies at Columbia University, Rachel worked in the museum field for close to seventeen years as a lecturer and education programs curator. The Guggenheim, The Metropolitan, Philadelphia Museum of Art and The Bronx Museum of Arts are just a few of the arts institutions Rachel worked for before moving west and collaborating with the Norton Simon and LACMA. Utilizing her background in audience development and engagement, Rachel is now the Director of Social Media for Latina Bloggers Connect – the first digital agency dedicated to connecting brands exclusively with Latina bloggers and social media influencers – and is responsible for leading the company’s approach to online engagement and social media strategy in addition to managing relationships within the blogging community.
Rachel is originally from New York and currently resides in Los Angeles with her 14 year old son, her beau and two adorable cats. Rachel also writes for Babble’s Beauty and Style channels and is a contributing blogger for Latinamom.me.