Born and raised in Mexico City, Cecilia enjoys eating dark chocolate, writing long-winded emails and drawing hands. In her spare time, she studies Computer Science. She once ate a medium pizza and jar of Nutella by herself.
Ben was born in a cabin deep in the forests of Oregon. He is an avid roller-blader, a crossword enthusiast, and was second runner-up at the 1987 Ms. Universe Pageant. He is studying art history, but will probably abandon the field to become a baker, ceramicist, and/or social recluse.
Kamay is a Columbia College sophomore who will probably major in Architecture. She likes drinking tea (not coffee!), watching anime, playing on her 3DS, and sleeping. Her laziness knows no bounds, and most of her art activity consists of doodling in the margins of her notebooks.
Leila is a junior at Barnard College, double majoring in Biology and Art History with a Visual Arts concentration. When she is not working in a plant biology lab or attending class, she is spending her free time drawing. She is the most awesome member of the Artist Society board.
Katharine is a sophomore at Columbia College and wants to major in Comparative Literature. Besides painting, drawing, photography, and film, she also loves the Lord of the Rings and dreams of becoming a scholar of all things Tolkien and Middle-earth.
Yadira is Barnard Class of 2017. The list of things she's interested in is a little larger than the entire universe. She loves making found art sculptures and reading poetry collections in her spare time.
Born in New Zealand and raised in Houston, TX, Aparajita is a freshman in Columbia Engineering interested in tech and entrepreneurship. Besides painting portraits, tweeting, and solving math problem sets, she enjoys writing songs and accompanying herself on the guitar!