Islenia is an Afro-Latina illustrator with a passion for conceptual problem-solving and crafting meaningful narratives through her artistry. Her unique style is marked by captivating composition, intricate line-work, rich textures, and vibrant hues that easily distinguish her work. Through her illustrations, she aspires to transport her viewers into a realm of imagination and wonder.
Her life’s narrative unfolds as a tale of two islands. Born in the tropical landscape of Santo Domingo, she experienced the vibrant culture of her roots. However, her childhood was also shaped by the bustling urban landscape of New York City, where she navigated the dynamic energy of the city that never sleeps.
When Islenia is not immersed in the world of illustration, you’ll likely find her delving into the pages of a manga, enjoying the magic of the theater, channeling her creativity into home interior design projects, exploring the realm of gaming, indulging in the pursuit of knowledge on niche subjects, or simply finding solace in a restful sleep. Based in New York City, where the diverse influences of her upbringing continue to shape her artistic journey.