Yanuary Irasema Navarro is a Honduran American illustrator, cartoonist, designer, children's book maker, and is the founder and creative director of BYNBEARY.COM. She was born in a tiny village in Honduras, Central America and grew up in the west coast of Florida. She currently lives in Nashville TN. with her husband, kitty cats, and soon to arrive baby. She studied at the Ringling College of Art and Design with a focus in illustration and design. As a Honduran immigrant it took many years for her to gain confidence in her language skills but felt right at home in the visual arts. One of her favorite aspects of visual art is that it transcends language to connect with people across the world. With her work she hopes to motivate a reverence for our planet and to provide a visually rich and vibrant world for readers to explore.
Over the past decade she has worked with businesses and individuals as an independent artist and in-house designer to help their ideas come to life. She is happy to continue making art and stories for as long as she can.
As a visual artist she has exhibited in celebrated venues such as: The Ringling Museum of Art, SCOPE Miami, The Bakehouse Art Complex, Olio Gallery, C. Emerson Fine Arts, Even-N-Odd Gallery, The Sarasota Art Center and many more. Her artwork has also been featured in national publications in the US.
The Tampa Review 42
The Ringling 100
Even-N-Odd Coloring Book
Storm Cellar Magazine - featured artist
Spirituality & Health Magazine - featured artist
Agave Magazine (Vol.3, Issue 2) - featured artist
Cross Connect Magazine - featured artist
805 Lit Magazine - cover artist
Kind Mentions & Press:
Agave Magazine (5 Questions With)
Tampa Review (Featured Artist)
Her Campus (Contemporary Hispanic & Latinx Artists)
Sarasota Visual Arts (Ringling Underground)
805 Lit (Vol. 2, Issue 2)
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Tribe of Earth
Spirituality & Health Magazine
805 Lit Magazine
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