Artists of the Month - Ayde Rayas

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Ayde Rayas is a local artist who has lived in the Bronx for many years. Her artwork reflects the spontaneity, patterns and layers in nature that surround us all.

 

Ayde is also a Licensed Creative Art Therapist and a graduate of the School of Visual Arts, MPS Art Therapy Program. She has been working as an art therapist with youth in New York City for the past fourteen years, and passionately creates a safe space for adolescents to express themselves through art.

 

Ayde has exhibited artwork in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Ithaca, and France. Her bold, layered and whimsical body of work are reflections on nature and the human spirit, She is influenced by ferns, her Mexican roots and her grandmother's resourcefulness. 

 ARTIST BIOGRAPHY:

Ayde Rayas is a local artist who has lived in the Bronx for many years. Her artwork reflects the spontaneity, patterns and layers in nature that surround us all.

 

Ayde is also a Licensed Creative Art Therapist and a graduate of the School of Visual Arts, MPS Art Therapy Program. She has been working as an art therapist with youth in New York City for the past fourteen years, and passionately creates a safe space for adolescents to express themselves through art.

 

Ayde has exhibited artwork in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Ithaca, and France. Her bold, layered and whimsical body of work are reflections on nature and the human spirit, She is influenced by ferns, her Mexican roots and her grandmother's resourcefulness. 

 arttherapycreates@gmail.com

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