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I'M ANNIKA

HANSTEEN-IZORA

I’m an artist, writer,  and designer, exploring praxis of tenderness, dreaming, and digital gardens.

My Projects

SOMEWHERE GOOD

SOMEWHERE GOOD

CURTIS ROACH

CURTIS ROACH

JAMILA WOODS

JAMILA WOODS

ETHEL'S CLUB

ETHEL'S CLUB

FORM NO FORM

FORM NO FORM

EVELYN & BOBBIE

EVELYN & BOBBIE

VIRGIN HYPERLOOP ONE

VIRGIN HYPERLOOP ONE

ON THE GRID

ON THE GRID

CREATIVE ECOSYSTEMS

CREATIVE ECOSYSTEMS

INTEL

INTEL

HP

HP

JAGUAR LAND ROVER

JAGUAR LAND ROVER

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THE CREATIVE INDEPENDENT

THE CREATIVE INDEPENDENT

Annika Hansteen-Izora on joy, communal care, and designing liberatory futures

STUDIO ĀNANDA

STUDIO ĀNANDA

Dreaming Into Action with Annika Hansteen-Izora

GOSSAMER

GOSSAMER

The creative director on Black internet culture, queer design, and the commodification of self-care.

TENDERNESS: AN HONORING OF MY QUEER BLACK JOY AND RAGE

Thoughts & Musings

I write about all things creative, culture, and occasionally, hot sauce.

The Errand Friend Hang

The Errand Friend Hang

Communal Dreaming

Communal Dreaming

Funds and Creative Ecosystems Supporting Black Folks

Funds and Creative Ecosystems Supporting Black Folks

Your Rest is Sacred

Your Rest is Sacred

How To Write a Love Letter

How To Write a Love Letter