TAWANA OWENS IS A RESIDENT A​ND ADVOCATE FOR HER NEAR EASTSIDE COMMUNITY. TAWANA IS A SUCCESSFUL REALTOR FOCUSING ON URBAN RE-DEVELOPMENT AND CONSULTING SHE IS A AVID ART COLLECTOR AND ADVOCATE OF ART EDUCATION IN OUR COMMUNITY SCHOOLS


​​D’JAUNA BYRD-MILLER IS A LOCAL BUSINESS OWNER AND ARTIST. SHE ENJOYS CREATING HER POPULAR JEWELRY LINE “TWIZTED DIVA.” D’JAUNA IS A PASSONATE ADVOCATE CREATING VISABILITY AND HIGHLIGHTING THE IMPORTANCE OF ART IN THE COMMUNITY. 


Noboarts

NOBO Arts is celebrating its 9th. year of bringing a collection of local, national, and international artisans and crafters to the Near East Side
The Summer Marketplace is a rich fusion of art, food, music, and fun.
 Artist and local vendors will display and sell original creations that include Art-to- Wear clothing, jewelry, mixed media wall art, one-of-a-kind accessories, unique designer footwear, and much more.

Our Mission

THE MISSION OF NOBO ARTS IS TO HELP SHAPE THE NARRATIVE ABOUT THE NEAR EASTSIDE, BY CONTRIBUTING A UNIQUE AND  VARIED  SHOPPING EXPERIENCE.

CO-CREATORS, D’JAUNA BYRDMILLER, AND TAWANA OWENS INVITE THE CENTRAL OHIO COMMUNITY TO PARTICIPATE IN THESE EXCITING EVENTS