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Meet The Owner.

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Cymandye "Lady C" Russell, a native and resident of Williamsburg, has built an impressive career in the music and art world since 2007. With a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Norfolk State University, Cymandye has consistently made a name for herself through her passion and talent. 


Cymandye has landed interviews with some of the biggest names in entertainment, and her art work was featured in, Billboard Magazine, and more. In 2012, credited her as one of the DMV's well-known industry maven and radio host. She also has a history in music journalism working for Philadelphia-based, HipHopSince1987 and RESPECT Magazine. 


In 2012, Russell started her own venture, Art Riche, and in 2015 she joined the legendary recording studio, Patchwerk Recording Studios, in Atlanta as the Sr. Graphic Designer and Social Media Manager, and helped create the multimedia department in the process.

In 2022, Russell was featured as both a panelist and moderator in Pharrell Williams' Mighty Dream Forum. Recently, she and her business partner DJ Dirty Di were featured on Something In The Water Festival's official community stage, showcasing talent from Hampton Roads' youth with their event, “Something For The Youth.” Thus, Russell is the only native from Williamsburg to have participated in both of Williams' highly publicized events.  Also, as the first charter member of William & Mary's  Hip Hop Collection, she understands the power of archiving and documenting Virginia's music history.

Currently, Cymandye is back in her hometown, Williamsburg, Va with her business Art Riche. She is a long-time member of the Recording Academy (Grammy), and joined the Greater Williamsburg Chamber of Commerce.


Her mission is to empower and encourage the youth to use their creative abilities through music, art, and multimedia. Her business Art Riche is a platform to do just that, allowing people to get the tools and education they need to successfully pursue their dreams.


About The Art Riche Brand.

Art Riche is a branding and graphic design company that has been providing exceptional services for over a decade. Founded by Cymandye Russell, the company began as a home-based business in Williamsburg, VA and has since grown into a brick and mortar location with a private creative space. 


Over the years, Art Riche has provided services to a wide range of clients, including Grammy award-winning celebrities, small businesses, recording artists, and Fortune 500 companies.  The company's founder, Cymandye Russell, has a passion for design and a knack for creating eye-catching branding strategies. With her extensive experience in marketing and branding, she has helped numerous companies and individuals achieve their desired brand image. 


From the beginning, Russell's focus has been on providing high-quality services that help her clients stand out in their respective industries. Whether it's designing logos, packaging, or marketing materials, Art Riche has a proven track record of delivering results that exceed expectations. Art Riche has worked with clients in every field of business, and as such, they understand the value of branding. The company offers a range of services that help businesses create and maintain their brand image. Their services include logo design,  promotional graphic design, social media management, and more.


Art Riche's success is a testament to their unwavering commitment to providing their clients with exceptional services. As they continue to grow and expand their reach, they remain dedicated to maintaining the same level of quality and excellence that has made them a trusted partner for so many businesses and individuals over the years.


For further inquiries about our services, please contact us.  We're here to help!



Art Riche Mailing Address:

2225 South Henry Street 

Suite #L2

Williamsburg, VA 23185

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