Akeem B. Laing (b. 1995) was born in Jamaica, but migrated to Anguilla in 2009. While attending secondary school, he was introduced to visual art. Akeem had the opportunity to work with ceramic, drawing and graphic design for three years. He was always inspired by numerous of artist especially his art teacher Mr. Lieba. He continues to explore his love for art and natural talent by attending the Ani Art Academy using charcoal as his medium to portray his passion for sports.