Leah Smithson

Leah Smithson is a Los Angeles based artist using both traditional (paint, ceramic sculptures) and new media ( i.e. digital installations, virtual and augmented reality) to explore the human condition using portraits that mirror an emotional state or frame of mind, rather than the likeness of a person. She’sexhibited throughout the US and abroad including the award-winning outdoor digital art exhibition Luminex, as well as collaborated with brands and tech giants, such as the Lakers and Apple, in public art installations. She's been interviewed and her art has been featured in a variety of TV, print and digital magazines such as the LA Times, LA weekly, TimeOut LA, ABC7, Atlanta Magazine, and Artillery Magazine.