kYmberly Keeton is a native Texan, a nationally published writer, an art librarian & archivist, and genealogy curator. By day, the ALA Emerging Leader and Library Journal 2020 Mover & Shaker is the African American Community Archivist & Librarian at the Austin History Center, Austin Public Library. Independently, Keeton is the Chief Artistic Officer of NOVELLA MEDIA, a creative multimedia production company and the founder of ART | library deco. Currently, the writer is pursuing a PhD in Data Science at the University of North Texas. The creative interdisciplinary mixologist can be seen on the regular with her dog, Roxy Blue. And if nothing else, kYmberly is always taking time to read books, write hooks, and design the next…
"Life is the art of drawing without an eraser." -John W. Gardner
I Am A Creative Disciplinary Mixologist.
“I AM SOUTHERN FUNK. BORN IN 1976 ON PURPOSE. MY LITERARY ART RESEMBLES WHAT SOCIETY HATES_THE FREE THINKER. I AM THE REBEL. I AM THE CAUSE. I AM THE EFFECT. I PRODUCE ART WITH A SPIRITUAL CALLING. I FIND OBJECTS. I CREATE. I AM TEXT. I HAVE AN ALTER EGO. I AM BROWN-SKINNED. I EXPRESS. I EXAMINE. I TRANSITION ON CANVAS. I AM THE UNTRADITIONAL.FUNK.ART.SPACE. I AM kYmberly.”