Garden of Journey
Georgie Nakima is a multidisciplinary artist based out of Charlotte, NC. After honing in on her artistry at Northwest School of the Arts, she attended Winston-Salem State University with intention to explore the natural world. Her studies in Life Sciences have fueled her insight in environment preservation and philosophy, and transcends through her work’s subject matter.
Her work pays homage to the African and Indigenous diaspora while highlighting nature and biodiversity. She casts a heroic vibe to her subjects that represents the resilience and triumph that builds into the essence of women, people of color, and wildlife. Her aim is to use public art as a platform to collaborate with the community while also fusing techniques in art therapy.
© Talking Walls 2018. Charlotte, North Carolina.