Akilah Watts

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    • Acrylic on canvas 
    • 22 x 28 in. 
    • © 2021
    • 23.25 x 29.25 in. (f) 
    • Framing included 
  • Akilah Watts is a Barbadian Contemporary Artist whoreceived her Bachelor's Degree in Studio Art in 2017and went on to participate in Prizm Art Fair of that same year. Watts works with a number of media including drawing, painting, mixed media, sculpture as well as high and low relief paintings. Watts has exhibited locally (Barbados) in a number of group exhibitions and hosted her first solo show in March 2019. She has also exhibited Internationally in Miami and Romania and has been featured online in exhibitions, auctions, articles, and shops such as Les iles and Ebony Art Spot. Watts has been featured in a few local publications such as the Easy magazine and the M People magazine and internationally online on Troo Gallery and Les iles. Watts is currently working on multiple bodies of work. One focuses on her relationship with natural hair and her Caribbean roots. Another body of work entitled “Trapped in Paradise” is her way of exploring ideas of her island (Barbados) as a paradise.

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