This digital artist captures black radiance with her vibrant portraits
By Eye Candy
April 16, 2018
Fall in love with the incredible, fantastical portraiture of visual artist LaShawnna Simon comes in. The digital artist uses a vibrant color palette, simple shapes, and minimalist compositions to highlight and accentuate the beauty of black figures, their artistry, and radiance.. In her portraits of black artists, LaShawnna hones in on mimicking a realistic skin texture, skin color, and natural hair textures to really honor her subjects and to capture black identity through her work.