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What’s your name, age, and preferred pronouns?
My name is Yasmin but my art hoe name is YASSA. Age ain’t nothing but a number & I’m THEY.
Where are you from?
Born in Russia (NOT RUSSIAN), raised in Seattle, living in Mexico.
How do you identify?
Queer butterfly SWANA artist.
What will Gen Z be remembered for?
What’s a wish you had that came true?
My whole entire life is the wish that came true. Work for myself, do art full time & travel the world.
Do you consider yourself balanced?
Lately, a lot more than I have ever been yes. IT IS HARD. I’m a Leo – moody, extreme, and intense.
In what ways does your work keep you inspired and inspire others?
I really think it’s important to make work that pushes cultural boundaries specifically tied to identity. Liberation is what inspires me.
How does Yasmin process pain?
I cry, I pray, and make so much art.
What’s one piece of advice you’d give to someone at a moment like this in the world?
Protect your energy and trust what your intuition tells you.
When do you feel powerful?
I love being naked. And I feel powerful when I say how I feel. When I am willing to be vulnerable.
What song is your current theme song?
What do you believe is the future of Instagram?
Socialism. Community. Education. Liberation. Creation. Freedom.
What did 2020 teach you about yourself and the world?
I should trust myself a lot more, I am usually right (for whatever pertains to me).