Shapiro & Brown are artistic duo Emma Shapiro, an American artist and activist, and Katherine Brown, a British artist and writer. They met while they were both living in the city of Valencia, Spain and are co-creators of The Body Room.
Emma is an American artist, activist and writer. Her experiences with body-related censorship of her art and activism has driven her to be an outspoken advocate for artists experiencing sexist censorship through her work with Don’t Delete Art campaign and her Exposure Therapy Project. She writes regularly for The Art Newspaper, Hyperallergic and other publications.
Katherine is a British artist and writer, currently based between London and East Kent in the UK. She has a strong interest in community art, as well as themes of nature, line and body in her own work. She holds a first class degree in Economics, Politics and International Studies from the University of Warwick.