An artist duty, as well as I’m concerned is to reflect the times…I choose to reflect the times and situations in which I find myself, that to me is my duty…” – Nina Simone

Jakia is an emerging multi-disciplinary visual artist, whose work is intention-centered, by exploring introspection and creating spaces and moments for reflection and contemplation. Born and raised in Detroit, MI, and NM. Currently based in Albuquerque, NM.