Janaya is a visual artist specializing in acrylic and pencil mediums. Her work depicts humanity and emotional authenticity, drawing inspiration from editorial photography and cultural references.
Self taught, the Bay Area native began painting in the summer of 2020 as a means of therapeutic meditation. With photo-realistic intention, Janaya highlights the beauty and rich identities of her subjects - embracing bold values and prominent colors.
Capturing the complexities of self-expression and human connection, Janaya hopes to excel her intricate artwork by virtue of storytelling.