Self Portrait with Streams and Sunset
Shannon Smith is a visual artist based in Oklahoma City. Her work largely deals with racial identity. Through portraiture, she tries to increase the visibility of women of color and other marginalized groups, challenging their representation or lack thereof in western art. Her dominant mediums are watercolor, soft pastel, acrylic, ink, marker, and pencil. You can find Shannon on Instagram @megabatart or facebook.com/megabatart.