curious thing is kat himmel, a portrait artist & illustrator. it’s an edifying blend of the histories & faces of the widely celebrated & the ‘should be widely celebrated’. i hope you’ll learn something new every day.

all artwork on this site is by kat himmel as curious thing & all rights are, you know…reserved, like.

'i imagine one of the reasons people cling to their hates so stubbornly is because they sense, once hate is gone, they will be forced to deal with pain.' - james baldwin

'i imagine one of the reasons people cling to their hates so stubbornly is because they sense, once hate is gone, they will be forced to deal with pain.' - james baldwin