Yesid Joel Saavedra is an upcoming graduate of the Fiber program at Cranbrook Academy of Art. Graduating from Kansas City Art Institute in Kansas City, Missouri, with a BFA in Sculpture, he developed an affinity for fiber during the final years of study for his BFA. In his practice he engages within the realm of his childhood to the current adult he is now through video games. His method of material usage is the incorporation of pixelization through perler beads as the dominant sculptural element in combination with multicolor fluorescent light.