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YES.OUI.SI. Multi-Sensory Creative Agency
"A woman of the 21st century on the pursuit of beauty & cultivating the triple affirmative yes. art, innovation, collaboration & hard work #SAYYES "
From the time I was a wee babe my life has been immersed in the arts. Growing up in New York City, the great museums and galleries were my playground. Before I could speak my father would take me to see the masters and tell me of their mysteries, let me wobble and tumble while the ancient Pharaohs kept a close watch from their sarcophagi and follow patiently as I tumbled around art openings downtown; networking in diapers. I learned to walk and talk at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
I was molded by the seasoned hands of my artistic parents but I learned to make connections on my own - life lessons were discovered by making, solutions were creative and deeper meaning could always be found in paint.
At the School of the Museum of Fine Arts and Tufts University in Boston, I indulged in the bounty of arts and academia. Encouraged by the school’s ethos to cross-pollinate mediums and explore new ways of thinking and creating. But truth be told it was the time spent out of the classroom that had the most profound impact on my life.
It was during my first year in Boston, that I met a dynamic group of artists and musicians, friends , whose natural stasis was to create and collaborate. When we started to organize pop-up art shows, guerrilla concerts and parades I naturally gravitated to the leadership and organizer position.The summer before I graduated in 2011, my conspirators and I agreed it was time to open our own gallery, YES.OUI.SI.
Starting and running a company has taught me the art of business, collaboration and self- actualization, as a result I have become fluent in architecting my time to increase productivity & creativity. Regardless if I am curating an exhibition, art directing a film, designing a brand or in my studio painting, I am an artist. My approach to life, passion and work is an artistic and thoughtful endeavor.