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art &
PERFORMANCE

Over the last six years, Iyanna has been a muse for a range of different art works. As a model, she has worked as an ambiance performer, a LIVE body painting muse, and on runway. She has also been the source of international murals and national performances. Please see the list of Iyanna's Art & Performances below:

Everyday Ppl Miami Art Basel 2023

Oasis Wynwood

Miami, FL, USA

December 9, 2023

Hosted by By: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

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VENDAH

CUE Art Foundation

Manhattan, NY, USA

October 24, 2023

Dancehall Performance By:

Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Creative Director & Artist: Cornelius Tulloch

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BOUGAINVILLEA

Faena Art Gallery,

Miami Beach, FL, USA

October 22, 2022

Avant Garde Dancehall Performance By:

Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Creative Director & Artist: Cornelius Tulloch

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AVANTE ARTE

Nashville, Tennessee, USA

April 2, 2021

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Artist: Kari Turner

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Camoflauge Body Painting Project

Central Park,

Manhattan, NY, USA

November 16, 2020

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Artist: Trina Merry

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THE LABYRINTH

UNTITLED Space Fine Art Gallery

Manhattan, NY, USA

March 11, 2020

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson  

Artist: Indira Cesarine

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202 Projects Exhibition

Super Chief Gallery NY

Ridgewood, Queens, NY, USA

December 13, 2019

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Designer: Sho Konishi

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SANTO GOLD

GWS Gallery, São Paulo, Brasil

December 5, 2019

Featured by the San Paul Gallery,

Wynwood Art District,

Miami, FL, USA

For Red Dot Miami Art Fair - Miami Art Basel 2019

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Artist: Luis Moriera

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Make-A-Wish Foundation Annual Charity Gala and Fashion Show

Intercontinental Hotel,

Downtown Miami, FL, USA

November 5, 2019

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Designer: OFF-WHITE

Sponsored by SAKS Fifth Avenue & 11MIAMI

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Body Art Project

Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA

October 1, 2019,

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Artist: Dev Knight

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NYFW Fall 2019

Studio On Eighty Nine.

NYFW The Shows,

Manhattan, New York, USA

September 9, 2019

Runway Performance by Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Body paint, choreography, creative director:

Jojo Abot

Curated by Rosario Dawson & Abrima Erwiah

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Telemundo: FEMBRA Showcase

Local  Latin Television - Telemundo Studios,

Miami, FL, USA

October 18, 2018

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Designer: Alexis Carballosa

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Art Halloween Pop-Up

Wynwood Art District, Miami, FL, USA

October 29, 2017

Curated by Abdon Entertainment

Performance by Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Artist/Body Paint by Dorvilier Olivier

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AFRIKIN NATION FASHION SHOW

Downtown Miami, FL, USA

May 20, 2018

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Designer: Carla Cid de Diego

Sponsored by Zenith Art & Fashion

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Patricia Fields: Art Fashion Pop-Up

Wynwood Art District, Miami, FL, USA

December 6, 2018

Miami Art Basel 2018

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Designers: SSIK Designs & David Dalrymple

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Future Steps Pop-Up

SoHo Beachhouse,

Miami Beach, FL, USA

March 2, 2019

Performance by Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Dance Activation curated by DJ G Brown

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Atman Art Exhibit

Art of Black Miami,

Miami, FL, USA

November 19, 2017

LIVE Art embodiment by Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Art created by Derrick Grant

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Life is Art Fest

Spectrum Art Fairs,

Miami, FL, USA

December 7, 2017

Miami Art Basel 2017

Artist/Body Paint by Dorvilier Olivier

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Poetics of Place

LOCUST Projects

Miami, FL, USA

December 5, 2023

Performance By: Iyanna James-Stephenson & Muzelle

Architect & Artist: Cornelius Tulloch

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The Art of Seduction: An AfroBurlesque Series

CNCPT6,

Lowell, MA, USA

April 2, 2023

AfroBurlesque Performance By:

Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Drumming By: Olumayowa Odumade

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AfroBurlesque Dance Workshop

Kendall Sports & Dance Complex,

Mount Holyoke College,

South Hadley, MA, USA

October 2, 2022

Instructor: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

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ANITRAGAMI

Brooklyn, NY, USA

December 22, 2020

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Forward Author: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Fashion Film & Creative Direction By:

Sewra Kidane

Sustainable Fashion Designer: Anitra Michelle

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Silver Body Project

Oak Island, North Carolina, USA

November 14, 2020

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson  

Photographic Series By Brett S.

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"Where Does The Body Begin?" Photo Series

Wynwood Art District, Miami, FL, USA

December 22, 2019

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Forward Author: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Photographic Series Book

By Chance Nkosi Gomez

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I EXPRESS FASHION Show

Zenith Art & Fashion Gallery

Wynwood, Miami, FL, USA

December 12, 2019

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Designer: The Lisa Nicole Collection

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OBJECTIFIED

The Untitled SPACE Gallery,

Manhattan, NY, USA

November 16, 2019

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Artist: Trina Merry

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Moda In Color Breast Cancer Awareness Fashion Show

Hollywood, FL, USA

October 21, 2019

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Designer: Dress 2 Envii

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Kulture Klash Miami

SLS Hotel,

Miami Beach, FL, USA

October 1, 2019

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Artist/Body Paint: Dorvilier Olivier

Curated by Nathaniel "Nate" Johnson

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'Birds Singing Lies"

Wynwood Art District, Miami, FL, USA

December 14, 2018

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Photographic Series Book

By Chance Nkosi Gomez

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Character Impersonation

Homestead, FL, USA

June 24, 2019

Impersonating a warrior of the DORA MILAJE

From The Black Panther Movie

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Booked by South Florida Surprises

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Patricia Fields: Art Fashion Pop-Up

White Dot Gallery,

Wynwood Art District, Miami, FL, USA

December 10, 2017

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Jewelry Designer: Madly Made NYC

Bikini Designer: Wonderpuss Octopus

Painting by Shawn G. Originals

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Friends of New World Symphony Fashion Show

The Palms Hotel & Spa,

Miami Beach, FL, USA

May 15, 2018

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

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Make-A-Wish Foundation Annual Charity Gala and Fashion Show

Intercontinental Hotel,

Downtown Miami, FL, USA

November 5, 2018

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Designer: BALMAIN

Sponsored by SAKS Fifth Avenue

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Creator's Connect

Wynwood Art District, Miami, FL, USA

February 4, 2019

Muse: Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Artist/Body Paint by Dorvilier Olivier

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Mural

Seoul Sista Korean BBQ Restaurant,

Rotterdam, Netherlands

October 12, 2017

Muse Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Muralist & Graffiti Artist:  Chanyang "Royal Dog" Shim

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PAMM Community Night

The Miami Perez Art Museum,

Miami, FL, USA

November 2, 2017

Curated by The New Tropic + Speak Fridays

Performance by Iyanna James-Stephenson 

Artist/Body Paint by Dorvilier Olivier

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