*Ayoo Africa 2020 Top Ten Awardee // Art
Calisma The Artist is a self taught street artist and entrepreneur who started painting in 2015. She moved to the U.S from Cameroon and after trying to find fulfillment, she settled on art after graduating College and loves it. She takes her time with her pieces to enjoy the process and give her best. She also hosts private paint parties for large groups and live paintings for weddings and special events.
In addition, Calisma is a co-owner of Miya Lounge, where one can purchase delicious African cuisine and her art. Miya Lounge so far this year has recently partnered with local organizations to donate about 130 plates of food to those in need in the community and to essential workers.