Cleaster Cotton is an Nubian American Artist, Photographer, Educator, Author, and Master Teaching Artist. She was born into a large, close-knit family and lovingly raised by southern parents, in the heart of Brooklyn, New York. Her approach to art-making is honest, unexpected and exciting, with a refreshing use of texture, line, color and tone. Cleaster’s ability to manipulate conventional and unconventional materials produces an eclectic, fascinating range of artistic renderings and various art forms. She works in several media.
“We are all artists at...more