Javier is a born-and-rasied Queer Filipino graphic designer currently living in the ancestral lands of the Canarsie and Munsee Lenape people (Brooklyn, NY). His practice–as designer and researcher–aims to center decolonial theory and is informed by his identity as a postcolonial Filipino based on the stolen-land of his ex-colonizer, the United States.

Javier is currently a UI Designer at Native SF. He has prior experience designing at Apple, Google, NASA, and Ogilvy. He recently graduated from the Brown|RISD Dual Degree Program with a BA in Chemistry and a BFA in Graphic Design.