“Afatasi The Artist,” is a native of San Francisco, California, is a multi-interdisciplinary artist, designer, textile artist, writer, singer-songwriter, performer, and educator. She is a cultural curator of Afro-Polynesia. She creates fashion, fine art, music, photography, and more, all through her unique Afro-Polynesian lens and perspective. A few of her personal values include: honoring ancestors, the decolonization of spaces, Black Lives Matter, self-love, and AFROS! Her work seeks to explore identity, the visceral, the sublime, the political, and the social, and explore what it means to be an artist in the 21st century.