Zaria Forman is a unique artist that does pastel drawings of the ocean and icy landscapes. Forman travels around the world to collect images and inspiration from her work. She has flown with NASA on operational missions to Antarctica, Greenland, and Artic Canada. Her work have appeared in The New York Times, National Geographic, and the Wall Street Journal.
Artist Mickalene Thomas creates amazing paintings that are embellished with rhinestones, enamel, and colorful acrylics. Her paintings represent African American beauty, sexual identity, and power. She also includes different genres in her artwork such as portraiture, landscape, still life, and nude. Mickalene Thomas was born in Camden, New Jersey, and studied at Yale University School of Art in 2002.
Mickalene Thomas Interview