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  • Plympton-Halifax Express

    Is fast fashion out of style? They say history repeats itself. Boston-born and Italian-trained artist and couturière, Mya Royal made a spectacular debut with a collection of couture gowns at the 1620 Winery Bridal Expo in the historic Cordage Commerce Center in Plymouth on Sunday. Plymouth is gearing up for its monumental 2020 celebrations of the 400th anniversary of the Pilgrims arrival on the Mayflower, and many special new business are taking root and beginning to bloom.
  • The Florentine

    You know you’re about to meet somebody with creativity coursing through their veins when you encounter a dressmaker’s dummy perched on a pole and sporting a unique logo in a Florentine window space. Boston-born Mya Royal has called Florence her home for the last two years, and her presence—both online and off—gives a strong indication of her desire and determination to succeed professionally and personally.
  • A Dusty Olive Green

    Mya Royal is an American designer and artist originally from Boston. She has travelled and lived in several countries, and a couple of years ago she came to Florence to do a master’s program in one of Florence’s great fashion academies.
  • SACI: The Art Blog

    Beginning March 8, which also happens to be International Women’s Day, will be your chance to see the renown performance of The Vagina Monologues, presented in both Italian and English, organized by the Cultural Association of the Tasso Hostel Florence Theater House. This show always sells out, so get your tickets in advance! 
  • When in Florence

    I have a very interesting interview for you this week from Mya Royal. I hope you enjoy getting to know a little bit about her and her work. You can find more of Mya’s work on her website. She has also just opened a new atelier here in the center of Florence, where she makes both alterations and new creations!
  • Comune di Firenze

    Dal 5 al 11 maggio 2012 dalle ore 9.00 alle ore 18.30 al Palagio di Parte Guelfa di Firenze si svolgerà la mostra “American Contemporary Art in Florence”. L’esposizione di Arte Contemporanea Americana a Firenze fa parte degli eventi in programa nell’Anno Vespucciano organizzati dal Comune di Firenze ed il Consolato degli Stati Uniti d’America.
  • House Enthusiast

    Last Saturday, a friend (and fellow RISD alum) and I dropped in on the Design Hive in Cambridge to check out one-of-a-kind design wares... I was captivated by beautiful, three-foot by four-foot monotype prints of stunning originality by Mya Royal... The indie market will continue each of the next six Saturdays 10:00 am- 5:00 pm, featuring 30-50 rotating designers each event. You don’t want to miss it.

  • The Boston Globe

    The work of Mya Royal, a 2006 graduate, focuses on the physical and spiritual, influenced by her practice of yoga and Vipassana meditation, which explores mind and body connections. Mya Royal's installation of 18 monotype prints, "Transfiguration," which she sold for $9,000, is the first art to be permanently mounted on UMass-Boston Campus Center walls.