Kira Maria Shewfelt


Kira is a visual artist based in Los Angeles and the co-creator of Yeaheavy Projects, an experimental exhibition and performance initiative in East Hollywood. She holds a B.A in Literature from Yale University and an M.A. in Art History from the University of Southern California. She has written for the Daily Star Egypt, the Art Review, Lost and Found, Lounge Magazine, and presented her research at the University College London and University of Versailles San Quentin. Her work, both written and visual, aims to explore the political narratives embedded in personal or imagined histories.