On'ana Malik Silverio is an up and coming artist. Born in N.Y. and raised in Melbourne she now resides in Orlando. At the early age of 2 she attended college art classes with her mother. She also had an artistic father and extremely talented artistic brother, Yacu Malik. Ona's own artistic talents did not emerge until adulthood. Her creative process comes from physical and intellectual venues. Mood dictates and stimulates the type of artistic undertaking for the day. Color plays a large part of Ona's work but in no way limited to any particular media or theme.