Lia Frenae: Student, Digital Artist, and Painter

UMKC student’s digital artwork provides a lesson in self-acceptance for us all to learn. If I had to sum it up, I’d say that Lia Frenae’s artistry is an ode to ‘figuring it all out’. In a world that pressures us to know who we are, what we want, and where we’re going, it’s refreshing to see someone stand apart from it all. Unafraid to … Continue reading Lia Frenae: Student, Digital Artist, and Painter

Makayla Camille: Portrait, Editorial, and Narrative photographer

Student photographer uses her film background to showcase dynamic Black experiences. If you see the magic that narrative photographer Makayla Camille can capture with her lens, you might forget that she’s a student. Yet, her photography begs us to shed light on the overlooked voices of art students. With Black subjects typically at the forefront of her narrative photo series, Makayla Camille shows the Black … Continue reading Makayla Camille: Portrait, Editorial, and Narrative photographer