b. New Orleans, 1992
Neka King is an interdisciplinary artist based in Atlanta, Ga.She received her BFA in Studio Arts with a concentration in Textile Arts from Ernest G. Welch School of Art and Design at Georgia State University in 2016. Her work was awarded the Maron Bowen David Award twice (2015 and 2016) and received nomination for the Windgate Fellowship in 2016. She has exhibited her work in the following group exhibitions: New Kids on the Block (2015), GSU Thread Count (2016), Ain’t I A Woman, and We Deserve a Mansion Party (both 2018).
She is currently participating in the 2018 Hughley Fellowship conducted by WonderRoot.