About Aneesa Shami

Photo by Cecily Brown.

Photo by Cecily Brown.

Aneesa Shami received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degrees in both Fiber and Art History from the Kansas City Art Institute in 2015. She was the Textile Arts | Los Angeles AIR at Helms Design Center in 2018, and attended Mildred’s Lane as a Fellow for the Attention Labs: The Order of the Third Bird in 2015. Shami’s work has recently been included in the Art Marks the Spot installation at Makerville Studio, the Craft Revolution exhibition at Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, and Hard Mud, Soft Thread at The Loft in San Pedro, CA. Shami works in her studio in Los Angeles, connecting to the collective unconscious through drawing, collage, weaving, crochet and knitting.