Trapxart® Digital Magazine Volume 14 May 2021 - Flipbook - Page 245
T RA PX A RT DI GI TA L M A GA Z I N E | M A Y 2 0 2 1
FEA T URE: VA N I TA L EE-TA T UM
As a visual ar tist I use my platfor m to tell my stor y and inspire
other s to tap into the cour age to be their authentic selves and
achieve their wildest dreams.
What is your favor ite ar ticle of clothing that you own?:I love
love love the resolute and sustainable glamour of faux fur. I
have a really amazing faux fur shawl that I designed myself in
collabor ation with Mission Pr axis in San Fr ancisco, Ca. When I
wear this I exude opulence and I can hear Pr ay Tell from the FX
ser ies Pose saying ?YOU OWN EVERYTHING!?
What is the best way that you know how to cope with
anxiety?:My philosophy: Lots of rest and zero stress! I gave
bir th dur ing the onset of the COVID- 19 pandemic and the level
of anxiety I exper ienced was through the roof.
Our baby was
bor n 7weeks early and remained in the NICU
for 31 days. I
played music to calm my ner ves and give ARIES
me hope to get
through the exper ience. The songs I kept on repeat dur ing this
time were ?Visions? be Stevie Wonder and ?I want you around?
by Snoh Aalegr a. Playing music and resting helps alleviate
anxiety and br ings me peace.
Wher e is a place you've never been to that you r eally want to
tr avel to?:I have a desire to visit the great pyr amid of Giza
which is a defining symbol of Egypt and the last of the ancient
seven wonder s of the world. I?m fascinated with the golden age
of our ancestor s and their contr ibutions to humanity. There