Welcome to YNME Creatives

YNME is a company servicing Creatives of color. YNME performs talent booking, professional development, community engagement, marketing, branding and creative support for artists.

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Who We Are

Why not me?

We are a collective of award-winning and internationally recognized poets, authors, teaching artists, consultants, activists, community organizers, facilitators, playwrights, speakers, and musicians who perform with the intention to express, educate, ignite, and celebrate our art form(s) with various communities. 


YNME artists are internationally recognized & award winning writers and performers. Our Roster has been featured in: Poetry Foundation, Allure, ESPN, The Boston Globe, NPR, NBC BLK, PBS, Huffington Post, Essence, and collectively over 500 colleges & universities across the globe.

 

Our Roster

Meet the YNME Creatives

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Alan Pelaez Lopez

CULTURAL CRITIC, EDUCATOR, INTERDISCIPLINARY ARTIST, POET, WRITER

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Ariana Brown

POET, WORKSHOP FACILITATOR, PERFORMER

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gripp

FILM, POETRY, THEATER, MUSIC

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Janae Johnson

WRITER, PERFORMER, EDUCATOR, CURATOR, DJ

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Jonathan Mendoza

POET, ORGANIZER, EDUCATOR

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Porsha Olayiwola

BLACK: WRITER, PERFORMER, FUTURIST

 

CONTACT

Business Hours: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM PST

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