As I walked into Catherine Cuello-Fuente’s Prospect Park apartment and home office, the sun welcomed me with warmth and light and Catherine welcomed me with some raw almonds, a big smile, and a belly holding a baby girl inside it…Read More
For this month's Tête-à-Tête, Loyal Nana interviews Dominican-American fine artist, Yale alum and NYC native Lucia Hierro in her South Bronx studio.Read More
Rocio is one of my favorite artists right now because she is breaking all the rules. This Summer, I went to her at-home studio for a little chat...Read More
Julissa and I met a few years ago at an art opening in Harlem. She was on the mic reciting poetry with these larger gauges in her ears, tattoos everywhere and a buzz cut. I was curious instantly. We stayed in touch, seeing each other at many other events following. Last week, I sat down with her and her cat in her living room/studio and asked her some questions...Read More
Jessie Diaz-Herrera is a spicy and sweet 30-year old Dominican and Puerto Rican woman dancer from the Bronx. She dances, she dances. She moves, she moves.