THE STING FROM THE SALT WATER ON MY LIPS, I CRAVED THE COMFORT OF SWEET CONDENSED MILK. WIND BLOWING THE BEADS OF WATER OFF MY BODY,...
Akilah works with a number of media including drawing, painting, mixed media, sculpture as well as high and low relief paintings.
Some of her works deal with pop culture and cultural exchange as well as Barbadian folklore and traditions through ideas of play and souvenirs. Watts’ new works touch on issues such as race, culture as well as ideas of belonging and beauty.