Allisha Smith is an aspiring chef and Culinary Arts student attending the Los Angeles Trade Technical College . Allisha founded Bonnie’s, a catering company inspired by the joyous memories of cooking with her mother Bonnie. Bonnie’s specializes in providing high quality catering services at affordable prices for any event (e.g. weddings, graduations, birthdays).
Candance Camacho, musically know as “duendita”, is a rising start within the music industry with her music reaching fans across Soundcloud, YouTube, and Spotify. Her debut EP, “direct line to My Creator” was released on Nov 9, 2018. Candace has the power to evoke raw emotion within her listeners which is a true testament to her talent, especially since she never received any professional singing lessons prior to her 4-year residency at NYU.
Toure Duncan, musically know as “DJ Toure” is a renowned DJ, Producer, and Drummer from Oakland, CA. Beginning with Hieroglyphics, DJ Toure has instrumentally evolved the Bay Area’s distinctively bass-heavy sound.
Roberta Marroquin is a photographer who looks to confuse her viewers by using long exposures, timeless aesthetic, light painting, old techniques, and reflections among others creating breathtaking pieces of art. In Roberta’s photographs it’s common to find bodies that manage to cheat death, which are between the living and the dead, for example: a stuffed animal or a classical sculpture.
Victoria Canal has inspired others to embrace being their authentic selves through her powerful and soulful vocals. Victoria derives her strength and genuine nature from overcoming obstacles since she was a young girl. Victoria was diagnosed with Amniotic Band Syndrome, resulting in her being born with one arm. But don’t let that fool you, Victoria is unafraid of vulnerability and fiercely open to connecting with those around her, which she embodies in her music.
Benjamin Von Wong is a photographer whose work intersects fantasy and photography and combines everyday objects with shocking statistics. His work has attracted the attention of corporations, like Starbucks, Dell, and Nike and has generated over 100 million views for causes like ocean plastics, electronic waste, and fashion pollution.