Rebecca Shapass is a multidisciplinary artist and filmmaker based in New York City. Her art and image-making practice revolve around an interest in exploring femininity in all of its forms and expressions. Recent exhibitions and screenings include: Endless Biennial 2018 at EFA Project Space (New York, NY), BODY: Screen at SAB (Amherst, MA), Pool Party II at Microscope Gallery (Brooklyn, NY), and Homeward Bound at Crosstown Arts (Memphis, TN) where she will be a Film and Video Resident in the Fall of 2019. Currently she is a part of Smack Mellon's Artist Studio Program where she is also a NY Community Trust Van Lier Fellow.
Fatimah Asghar (POET)
Fatimah Asghar is the creator of the Emmy-Nominated Web series Brown Girls. She is the author of If They Come For Us (One World/ Random House August 2018) and a recipient of a 2017 Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Fellowship. In 2017 she was listed on Forbes 30 Under 30 list. Website: www.fatimahasghar.com