BusinessFeature|Oya Arts

My name is Karen Alleyne founder of OYA Arts, an international business that produces Afrocentric art pieces and merchandise. My work celebrates the beauty and complexity of the African Diaspora through colorful and vibrant eye-catching pieces that push the boundaries of identity and challenge perceptions and stereotypes of race and gender. Through the brush, I … Continue reading BusinessFeature|Oya Arts

History|Frida Kahlo

Mexican artist Frida Kahlo born on July 6, 1907 is remembered for her self-portraits, pain and passion, and bold, vibrant colors. She is celebrated in Mexico for her attention to Mexican and indigenous culture and by feminists for her depiction of the female experience and form. {Frida Kahlo self-portrait} Kahlo, who suffered from polio as … Continue reading History|Frida Kahlo