Iona Rozeal Brown, photo by Chester Higgins Jr,The New York Times

Iona Rozeal Brown

February 14, 2013

Iona Rozeal Brown is an American artist born in 1966 in Washington DC. Brown is known for her large-scale acrylic paintings depicting the character called Yoshi, a female war hero. Her work combines hip-hop imagery with Japanese influences. The artist lives and works in New York.

Image copyright © Chester Higgins Jr./The New York Times