Andrés RHIPS Rivera

Hip Hop Poet | Graphic Designer

Andrés Rivera is a Hip Hop Poet & Graphic Designer. As a Hip Hop Poet, he utilizes his poetry to inspire social change. Under the pen name of RHIPS, which means resting humbly in poetry and song, he turns poetic protest into portals of transformation, healing, incantations of love and leadership. He is co-founder of the Inner City Dwellers, a bilingual Hip Hop crew based in Los Angeles with ancestry across Latino America and the world. He shares his words on stages at local community events, open mics, colleges, high schools, juvenile detention camps, across the U.S. and internationally. As a Graphic Designer, he is the founder of Street Inc Media a full service creative solutions consultancy. Through Street Inc Media, using design thinking to explore what’s possible, he strives to identify the unique stories and best medium to amplify the work of nonprofits, cause, artists, and emerging businesses.