Bio Asyla(ten) Holt

Asyla ten Holt is a very well-known multi-functional female Visual Artist in Dutch Caribbean and diligently recognized Internationally with also Prose writings; first Asyla expressed lyrics-Epigrams and Poetry in booklets presented with her usually Self organized Solo Art-Exhibits--now she turned to Prose. SHe resides in Bandabou-Countryside-Curacao. Founder Funark.

Her spending 39 years in creativity consists also in Coaching Art Education + Freelance Therapist. Now a Senior, emerging for more time in Creative Writing, her remarkable efforts and belief in her talented skills are noted in her Exhibitions and Workshops in Community and Globally through Blogging. See her Websites and Pages. MAIL;

Asyla was born in 1953 in Curacao by parents rooted in Upper wind Islands from where she adapted their customary English language. At the start, she instinctively would use the narrative skill and proceed with her humoristic style adjusting it with advanced teachings and nowadays she continues with Afro Renaissance’s Expressive trends Diasporically, where deep emotions unleash. She can be visited at her working place -also a Funark Foundation Center- Promote Arts/Culture ( CLICK ON Creativity Tours).

As with Visual Arts, Asyla mused the Academical and University Conceptual Visual studies with Holistic Therapy-themes to engage in such a manner and simultaneously developed an original Art using issues recognizable and significant to her style. (see link Art Collection) using Emotions and Compassion.

Prose-book: With 2016 Enliven Emotions' colorful Cover book in Prose writings published via AuthorHouse UK/USA - shows her own images and narratives/ Ordering can be done on also Kindle/E-book on GoodReads/Barnes & Noble and others.  A second Prose Publishing is in the making. (publishing 2019 with Fund Campaign).

Launch events started in 2017 at different outdoors locations (see book launch/Exhibit)

Locally: Book is available at Bruna Bookstore in ZuikertuintjeMall in Curacao with 30% off purchase for Holidays '18.

Hard Cover books at

IN 2018 showed an online Art Auction with visiting address. Her email: and  September to November Offered Worlds Art Craft Collection (

2019 January working on possibilities for Rural area Bandabou (Click on Events/Exh.&Revies)

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Kind regards

Asyla Holt