Lakesha Johnson is an LA-based mostly artist and illustrator who has a ardour for creating superstar likeness and its influences on their viewers.
All her life she has noticed the tradition of mainstream societies, and her work has been influenced by the mass media mentalities that she’s been fed. She explains, “As a toddler, my nice grandmother needed to tune into I Love Lucy & John Wayne packages that taught us the right way to be a ‘Actual Housewife’ and a ‘Actual Cowboy’ in that specific period. Now, I’m impressed once I see Kanye West introduce a development in sun shades that has the Gen Y inhabitants emulating his stylization or Vogue journal challenge the supposing ideas of magnificence.”
Her works embrace combined media items that include pen and ink, acrylic, with a silkscreen and digital end.