Wayne Salazar works in a variety of media: photography, nonfiction writing, printing, painting, film, and fabric. Part of Open Closets was exhibited in Shanghai in a solo show at Yongkang Lu Art in 2010. He wrote, produced, and directed Destroying Angel, an award-winning documentary film that screened in a dozen countries and is in the collections of universities and libraries internationally. He has worked variously in film production, distribution, and exhibition, in HIV/AIDS service agencies, and in public-interest law firms. He is currently studying for a Master of Fine Arts degree at Hunter College. Salazar earned a BFA from the School of Visual Arts in New York City.