Sophia Kayafas was born and raised in Wheeling, West Virginia and moved to NYC five years ago to complete a Masters and Fellowship at the New York Academy of Art. Kayafas currently teaches drawing at Pratt University’s Foundation Department. Kayafas is a figurative oil painter that addresses her religious ideals and contradictions with vibrant narratives and introspective curiosity. She lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.
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