Akia Jones is a 18 year old Baltimore City native. He has been nurtured by his grandmother who, at an early age, introduced Akia the idea of giving back to his community and being a productive part of society. Akia's Grandmother plays a very important role in Akia’s life and passionately supports his vision to change the world through art. Akia is currently a freshman at MICA. Akia Jones is a 18 year old Baltimore City native. He has been nurtured by his grandmother who, at an early age, introduced Akia the idea of giving back to his community and being a productive part of society. Akia's Grandmother plays a very important role in Akia’s life and passionately supports his vision to change the world through art. Akia is currently a freshman at MICA.