This black and white portrait is of Amani, one of the protagonists in Anya's fantasy/sci-fi novel that she hopes to have published soon. Through this novel, Anya traverses the topics of female empowerment, social justice, and sustainability.
The Procession was featured as the cover page of SASA's 3rd Issue of btwn sheets in May 2021.
A collection of Anya's oil paintings were virtually displayed in UCSB's Glass Box Gallery in Fall of 2020 in a show titled "Together We Can..."
Mortality's Monthly Union was featured in UCSB's Spectrum Literary Journal summer edition in September 2021.
Oil paintings The First Supper and Those Within the Wheel are accompanied with short stories by Anya as a part of her undergraduate creative research grant.