Anetra Studio was founded in 2016 as an artist collective celebrating the arts and culture. This year we celebrate our sixth anniversary of creating enriching meaningful art events, projects, and programs.
Our 2022 mission is to bring awareness and support to the1 in 4 Americans adults currently living with diagnosable social and mental disorders. This summer the Art+Muzik Project - New Mexico, mission is to provide art workshops and events, art therapy workshops, meditation groups and online health resources tools.
Meet The Team
Marcus "Mannabis X" Murrell
Founder and CEO
Marcus “Mannabis X” Murrell is an artist, curator and designer. A native New York City, he founded the Anetra Artist Collective in Denver, Colorado in 2016; named in the memory of his sister Anetra. Today Anetra Studio consists of the Anetra Artist Collective, the Art+Muzik Project, Anetra online store and Just Art events throughout the country.
He continues celebrating the arts while bringing awareness to social and economic issues through events, programs and fundraising activities.
Cleonna King, Anetra Studio Operations Director. She has an extensive background in social and community services. Her focus is developing long-term operational strategies for Anetra Studio Online Store, the Art+Muzik program and overseeing fundraising activities.
She has a passion for the arts and is dedicated to enriching the lives others. While also, leading the East coast membership activities, she works closely with members to ensure the studio collective objectives and goals are reached.
Art and Music Director
Kristen Vigard, Anetra Studio Art and Music Director and a founding member. She is a American actress and singer-songwriter. She is known for her two year run as "Morgan Richards" on The Guiding Light. She toured as a backup singer with Fishbone and the Red Hot Chili Peppers.
In 2020 she founded the Sunlight Group Gallery and Studio in Toas, New Mexico. Hosting a artists in residence program and community arts events and interactive programs.