Andrew Brusso is an award winning photographer & avid surfer who grew up on a small island off the Florida coast & is now based in New York City (a bigger island). His work is regularly published in popular magazines (Rolling Stone, People, Time & GQ) & spends his free time creating & traveling the globe.
Bambi is a bubbly multimedia artist living & working in NYC. She creates in the mediums of photography, television, theater and live performance. Her work has been exhibited in London, Paris, Amsterdam, Lisbon & New York City, and is currently artist-in-residence at Coney Island USA, a not-for-profit arts organization.
Together Andrew & Bambi have created Merstar out of their love for the ocean & all things Mermaids. For the last eight years they have donated their time & creativity to help raise awareness for the preservation of Weeki Wachee Springs, City of Live Mermaids & classic Florida. Merstar’s future plans are to spread their motto of Love, Laugh, Create to all beings around the globe & universe through any means necessary.