LGBTQ+ Representation and Me
When my friend Avila told me that she planned to launch the Kutenda project, I was so excited by the simplicity but also the significance of the idea. It immediately hit home that it was going to mean so much to so many people, including me. We hear a lot these days about the importance...

Read More
From Past to Present
Growing up, I loved art and creating. I loved learning from the world around me but hardly ever saw Black artists being celebrated and creating at the same level as their white counterparts.  The representation was scarce. I found myself drawing Barbie repetitively and obsessing over the Black characters in Bratz and Totally Spies when I...

Read More