zine editor, writer, journalist, stylist, & artist living in New Jersey’s Valley Arts District.
Born and raised in New York City, Patricia knew she was destined to do what she does. Writer since age 5, journalist since 11 & always been obsessed with telling a story. After attending Le Moyne College for English Literature, she interned at various fashion internships. By fate, she then came to the Valley Arts District in Orange, NJ & discovered ORNG Ink in 2011. Her artistic journey began & masConsumption was born.
p.r. has had bylines in Amsterdam News, & the Daily News during her 7 year run at Children’s Pressline. She was also a teen writer with New Youth Connections newspaper distributed throughout NYC high schools. She has interviewed Russell Simmons, Kimora Lee Simmons, Michael Bloomberg and other celebrities and politicians. In the last year she has released 5 zines, started a styling business, produced a fashion show, been featured in a zine tour, and so much more. While always keeping in mind, how to give back to her community in NJ’s Valley Arts District.
After serving as an AmeriCorps VISTA at HANDS, Inc., she continued volunteering at ORNG Ink Studio for Emerging Artists as an event coordinator, and gallery manager. She also joined the Leadership Council, and is currently an artist-in-residence. You can also find her working at Valley Arts District anchor, Hat City Kitchen.
She plans to continue her work in the Valley, being a part of the growing neighborhood, and making sure she gives back with MASCONSUMPTION.