LA's work has appeared on album covers, posters, t-shirts, and totes. She is an in-house illustrator and Art Director at NPR and freelances as well. She received her BFA from the Savannah College of Art and Design in 2009. LA resides in the heart of Washington, D.C. and hails from Cleveland (Believeland), Ohio. She is the founder and curator of NEONCAT and a co-founder of the DC Art Book Fair.
Warby Parker, AARP, NPR, Deloitte, Sierra Club, SPLC, The Rumpus, The Intentional, Ohio Magazine, What’s Up Annapolis Magazine, The South Magazine, What’s Up Eastern Shore Magazine, The American Interest, Avery Anthology, SCRAPS.
LA has lectured and held crits upon invitation from the George Washington University, MICA in Baltimore, and Artisphere in Rosslyn, VA. Her focus is on artistic confidence, self-promotion and moving on your own path. She has also lectured across the US for NPR promoting visual journalism and telling stories with pictures.
LA has taught painting classes for high school art students, and adult beginners. *Email for more information if you are interested in taking a class, or inviting her to lecture!
NeonCat - WOMXN X ART, The Lemon Collective, 3/18
DC Design Week Showcase, Cherry Blossom Creative, 11/17
Open Studio Spring Show, DC 6/17
Find The 11th Dimension, Fathom Creative, DC 5/17
American University, Transformer Annual Auction 11/16
Open Studio, DC -
- Show Posters Show, 12/15
Hole in the Sky, DC -
- Group Show, 7/15
Black Whiskey, DC - Black Whole, printmaking show, 6/15
Project 5 Gallery, Baltimore - 10/14
Hole in the Sky, DC - Call and Response, 9/14
The Dunes, DC - Paperhaus and Friends, 10/13
Hole in the Sky, DC -
- Printmaking Show, 11/13
- Portrait Show, 8/13
- Mural Show, 6/13
Civilian Arts Projects, DC- Permanent Summer, 7/13
Permanent Collection, 21st Century Realtors, Washington, DC. June 2012-present
Scraps, Independent Publication, Brooklyn, NY. March 2012
Parallelism (solo), JoJo’s Restaurant and Bar , Washington, DC. Oct.-Dec. 2011
STPP Fest, Bella Cafe (R.I.P.), Washington DC. June 2011
Love and Memory, Cre Space Gallery (R.I.P.), Washington, DC. February 2011
Avery Anthology Release Show (solo), Book Court, Brooklyn, NY. November 2010
Alie[N]ation (solo), Mid City Caffe (R.I.P.), Washington, DC. Oct.-Dec. 2010
First Friday Monthly Show, Channel 33 Project, Delaware, OH. Aug. 2009-Mar. 2010