MJ Robinson is an illustrator, author, and educator growing space for kids in movements for social justice! MJ lives, loves, and plays in Providence, Rhode Island.
MJ grew up in Pennsylvania (mostly) and studied Studio Art and Creative Writing at Oberlin College. They are a working toward a certificate in Children's Book Illustration at Rhode Island School of Design, where they also work as a K-12 Museum Educator in School & Teacher Programs. MJ organizes with the Providence chapter of Black and Pink and with Showing Up For Racial Justice RI's childcare collective. They also boost the work of RED ART, a group of artists currently incarcerated in Rhode Island that started with a vision to see "a world without prisons, oppression, war, or hate."