Two-Faced Beauty

Two-Faced Beauty

In a world where social validation and popularity can be more significant than one’s identity, it is easy to mistake outer beauty for joy. While in reality, many are at the hands of an inner turmoil feeding off of outer acceptance and using it to fill the void of self...
Controlled Flames

Controlled Flames

These photo were taken by Vijay Avala using a Samsung s10 device These photos represent individuality through the fact that each flame is different and they also display how even  the rapid oxidation of a material in the exothermic chemical process of combustion...
Oppression

Oppression

For years america has been called the land of the free, but many races have been facing harsh oppression. Many say racism is non existent ,and that it ended when the civil rights acts were placed. However, there have been many cases of oppression to minorities ranging...
Pluralism Calligraphy

Pluralism Calligraphy

This is a drawing that symbolizes that each of us are unique in our own way. In the middle the black calligraphy reads out, “Ar- Rahman,” which means the most merciful. For Muslims, the Arabic calligraphy is one of the names of god. This drawing represents pluralism...
Paris in the Spring

Paris in the Spring

This acrylic painting shows the Eiffel tower surrounded by the spring flowers and trees.This piece reminds me of the amazing culture in this city and helps me to visualize it vividly. It also reminds me that your surroundings play a big factor in shaping you as a...
Watercolor Dancers

Watercolor Dancers

Even with the colorful background, in this piece the viewer’s eye is drawn toward the figure on the left, who seems to be very unique compared to the synchronized figures on the right. Similarly, in today’s eccentric and ever-changing world, it is even more important...