Niku Radan joined MAPA@Brava as a youth staff member in October of 2018. As a youth staff, she’s half of a two-person team that supervises the SFRC.
Outside of her responsibilities at Brava, Niku is very active in her artistic and academic pursuits. She attended Ruth Asawa School of The Arts, graduating from their visual arts program in May 2018, and began attending San Francisco State University in fall 2018, where she majors in English (with an emphasis on creative writing) and minors in Theater. Her artwork has been published in SFSU’s Transfer Magazine. Niku served as an assistant and associate editor for SFSU’s Ex Post Facto.
In her free time, Niku advances her studies in art by creating master studies, trying new styles and mediums, watching youtube tutorials, and pushing her limits whenever she creates. She also enjoys playing the guitar and writing stories, scripts, and lyrics. In the future, Niku hopes to work as a freelance illustrator, author, and performer.