The recent news cycle has really affected me and ignited in me a sense of responsibility. Our society needs to be more inclusive and as a visual creator, it is my responsibility to highlight all positive aspects of our communities through visuals. #Iamavisualactivist. #representationmatters is not just a hashtag. The way we perceive ourselves and the way others perceive us is often linked to how the media portray us.
I'm proud of my heritage because I was born and raised in Gabon and moved to France with my family as a teenager. I now live in the USA. Knowing my heritage is important, it really helps me to grow. My heritage is my identity, very rich, and diverse.
Biggest misconception people haveMany people think I am either Ethiopian or from the Caribbean