Shauna Lan La is an LA-based fine artist whose work is collected internationally. She has studied at Columbia College in Chicago and with Academy of Art University in San Francisco. Living in New Orleans until Hurricane Katrina, she traveled throughout the US working as an RF engineer before moving to California and focusing on her artwork in 2006. La utilizes the contrast of smooth and rough as well as the dichotomy of black and white to address philosophical concepts. She continually seeks new methods of exploring existence through art.