"SEEING OURSELVES OUTSIDE OF OURSELVES IS POWERFUL."

"SEEING OURSELVES OUTSIDE OF OURSELVES IS POWERFUL."

CLITTERBEASTCULTURE IS AN ABSTRACT DIGITAL PAINT STUDIO WITH A CURATED COLLECTION OF CONCEPTUALIZED ART, TEXTILE,  ILLUSTRATION, PHOTOGRAPHY, AND MUSIC CREATED BY RA-RE VALVERDE.

FROM INCEPTION, THE BRAND HAS MORPHED FROM A PLAY ON WORDS INTO A MANIFESTO OF INTENTION CELEBRATING BLACK WOMEN AND CREATIVES AT THE CENTER.

THE MULTI-DISCIPLINARY STUDIO EMBRACES A BOUNDARY-PUSHING ETHOS WHERE ART AND DESIGN COLLIDE.

RA-RE’S CORE MISSION IS TO DIVERSIFY THE ART + HOME DECOR INDUSTRIES WITH CREATIVE ENDEAVORS THAT REFLECT AND AMPLIFY THE BEAUTY OF THE BLACK EXPERIENCE AND TELLS THE STORY OF OUR ARTISTRY AND  CONTRIBUTIONS BY USING VIVID, BOLD, PLAYFUL AND REFERENCED IMAGERY AND PATTERNS. 

WITH WORKS PUBLISHED IN ESSENCE MAGAZINE, THE NEW YORK TIMES, AND THE BOSTON GLOBE, SHE IS A MULTI-HYPHENATE TALENT WHO HAS ALSO SCORED ORIGINAL MUSIC FOR  FILMS AND PROJECTS BY ACCLAIMED DIRECTOR AVA DUVERNAY.

THE NEW YORK STUDIO ELEVATES WITH A SIGNATURE APPROACH, FUSING MEDIUMS AND GENRES TO CREATE INSPIRING, PERSONAL AND PURPOSEFUL SPACES.

THE COLLECTIONS

AUNTI HERO IS AN INTERPRETIVE TRIBUTE SERIES CREATED AND DESIGNED TO HIGHLIGHT, HONOR, AND CELEBRATE WOMEN, ARTISTS, AND ICONS WITH TIMELESS CULTURAL RESONANCE. EACH MUSE IS BOLDLY RE-IMAGINED WITH LOVE, REFERENCE AND REVERENCE. WITH ITS BRIGHT, NOISY AND GRAPHIC APPROACH TOWARDS COLORING SUBJECTS SO BEAUTIFULLY COMPLEX. THIS EVOLVING COLLECTION IS ROOTED IN GIVING FLOWERS.

THE ICONIC DISTORT SERIES PAYS HOMAGE TO INFLUENCE, ARTISTRY, AND THE LIGHT, DARK AND SHADOWY SIDES OF GREATNESS.

THE ART BOX SERIES BEGAN AS A CHALLENGE TO ARRANGE MULTIPLE PATTERNS FROM ORIGIN OBJECTS SPOTTED ALONG MY TRAVELS. A STORIED COLLECTION OF ALTERED IMAGERY, FREEFORM LAYERING, AND COLORFUL CHAOS WITH CHOPPED AND SCREWED SENSIBILITIES HAS BEEN CREATED FOR MULTI-USE AS LARGE SCALE ART PRINTS, WALLPAPER, TEXTILES, TILES AND MORE.