Leek Nino is one of the people featured in our current gallery exhibit Me and My Euphorie. This week we took some time to catch up with Leek to learn more about his work and inspirations. Me and My Euphorie is on view in our second floor gallery through February 25th 2023!
Who are you? Tell us a bit about yourself
i am Leek Nino. I’m 26 born in Philadelphia. i would like to consider myself a man of many a creative nonetheless. my dream is to become a creative director of a fashion brand.
How would you describe your style?
i think the best way to describe my style is unique, very myself and diverse.
Who do you admire or look up to?
i mostly look up to my friends. my friends have shown me anything is possible.
Where do you find inspiration?
i find inspiration in everyday life.
What does euphoria look like to you?
euphoria to me is state of being. your own nirvana
How have you overcome some of the darkest moments in your life?
MUSIC, PRAYER & PATIENCE.
What does it mean to be part of a community?
to be apart of a community means being apart of something bigger than yourself. surrounding yourself my people you can depend on and trust.
What projects are you working on now?
right now. I’m working on an idea I’ve been trying to push for a while and all around trying to brand myself as a creative.
What do you wish more people knew?
how long it actually took to get here. how much dedication you need to have it your gonna pursue your dreams and to never give up no matter what