Aleathia Brown native of New York graduated Fiorello LaGuardia High School of Music & Art for Fine Art and earned her BFA at the School of Visual Arts for Media Arts and Art Education with a minor in Graphic Design. Aleathia Completed a Certificate program for Commercial Art at Parsons School of Design and is listed with The National Museum of Women in the Arts Archives. With more than 24 years professionally making art & entrepreneurial endeavors Aleathia has numerous solo and group exhibitions. Ms. Brown’s works have been in permanent collections as well as collected nationally and internationally by patrons and organizations. Aleathia’s art tells a visual story and often translates music into color, line, movement and texture. Aleathia’s innate spirituality is present in the collection of her art. “Live Art” has been another of Aleathia’s passions exposing her viewing audience to the process and development of making art. In this body of work Aleathia spontaneously paints in front of an audience. The on stage experience comes alive accompanied by Spoken Word & Live Music. Audience participation is encouraged from time to time on a canvas hat & dress recycled from Ms. Brown’s futon mattress cover. . Aleathia Brown creates and produces artist development initiative workshops and lectures for student artists as well as career artist. Aleathia has created a platform for visual artists to exhibit in the New York State region by bridging the cultural gap between downstate and upstate arts organizations. Unveiled Unlocked a global initiative founded by Ms. Brown launched during Harlem Week 2012 has included "My Hair is not my Femininity" City College Windows on Amsterdam Gallery as exhibiting artist and guest Curator. Unveiled Unlocked awarded a West Harlem Local Development Grant through Columbia University to produce 5 segment discussions videotaped and posted fall 2013 online using social media, local television access channels citywide. Aleathia continues to mark her place in history and inspire communities globally!