Shriya Samavai (b. 1993) is a multidisciplinary artist based in NYC. She has a B.A. in Art History and Business Management from Columbia University.

Her work has been published in Vice, i-D Magazine, and Rookie Mag, and she has photographed for brands including Carhartt WIP and Opening Ceremony. See below for full client list. 

In 2017 she published her first poetry chapbook, Somewhere Between Silver & Gold, and she has performed at Bowery Poetry Club and Nuyorican Poet's Café. 

Shriya has DJed gallery openings, parties, and fundraisers at places like American Two Shot, KGB Bar, and the Ace Hotel. She focuses on playing tracks by people of color and gender non-conforming folks.

You can contact her at shriyasamavai@gmail.com with any inquiries.


Client list: Warby Parker, Carhartt WIP, i-D Magazine, Opening Ceremony, Teen Vogue, The Huffington Post, Rookie Mag, LOROD, Calle Del Mar, Noisey, MIC, Dusen Dusen, Merman Hunters, The Wild Magazine, Wondering Sound

Features: Vice Magazine, Elle Magazine, Dazed & Confused, New York TimesMass Appeal, Teen Vogue, Vans GirlsObsesseeMan RepellerMull It OverFORGE. Art MagCall Del Mar, Girlgaze, Kajal Mag, Constellation

Exhibitions and print publications: Favorite Zine, There There (Forge Books), CURRENTS (World Money Gallery), Filmme Fatales #7Between Colder Bones (Snöar Press), Rookie Yearbook 4 (Razorbill), Hooligans Unite! Zine (Cote-Armour), Rookie Yearbook 3 (Razorbill), Perfect Wasn't Bad (Empty Stretch), TWENTY THIRTEEN (Doomed Gallery), Rookie Yearbook 2 (Razorbill)

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