My Quarterly boxes take a cue from my favorite quote: ‘The journey is the destination.’ I will be sharing with you the beautiful creative works that I have picked up in all my journeys, and that inspire me.”
Rosario Dawson made her film debut in Kids and has since starred in RENT, MIB2, 25th Hour, Unstoppable, Seven Pounds, Trance, He Got Game, Deathproof, Clerks 2, Cesar Chavez & Sin City. She is a creative, out-of-the-box innovative powerhouse whose work ranges from film to social activism to fashion, design and technology. On the board of V-Day, Lower Eastside Girls Club, Operation USA & Voto Latino which she co-founded 10 years ago, today, her journey has taken her to Africa. Through Studio One Eighty Nine, which she co-founded with luxury guru Abrima Erwiah (formerly of Bottega Veneta), she curates and showcases beautiful creative work celebrating craftsmanship, heritage, and design. Studio One Eighty Nine is a platform to promote and curate African and African-inspired content through an e-commerce site and a fashion collection called Fashion Rising Collection. Fashion Rising Collection is an artisan-produced fashion collection launched in support of V-Day’s One Billion Rising. The mission is to use fashion and creativity as an agent for social change focusing on creating economic and education opportunities. With each purchase we are able to create jobs and fund our education programs.