acrylic paint; 8×8”

“During this pandemic, black people have been experiencing another pandemic: being mistreated, degraded, and related to like if they didn’t matter. We, Black women in business, struggle with getting our voices out and our businesses seen. The masks in the painting give each of them a different kind of attention, the one they deserve.”

ARTIST BIO: Kelsy Gray is an artist who specializes in painting, drawing, and designing clothing. She has been doing art as long as she can remember, following in the footsteps of her dad and mom’s creative aspect. Kelsy enjoys creating random people she sketches or paints, and she often switches it up by painting pictures of plants or just a random scene outside or indoors.