Nina Chanel Abney is an Illinois born artist who is now based in New York. Her artwork and paintings explore race, gender, pop culture, and politics among other themes. The UNO Artiste Nina Chanel Abney set now uses the world’s most popular card game as the newest medium for her distinct artwork. This set was created in collaboration with Pharrell’s organization Black Ambition Prize, which focuses on providing a bridge to success for Black and Latinx entrepreneurs who are launching tech, design, healthcare, and consumer products/services start-ups.
The UNO Artiste Nina Chanel Abney Set is playable artwork that includes hand drawn numbers and letters on each card. This set in the UNO Artiste series first released on December 11, 2020 for a retail price of $20.