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9th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

All finalists have been announced, stay tuned for more updates about the 9th Annual Shorty Awards on April 23, 2017

Brands & Organizations

The Shorty Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best and most innovative work on social media channels, campaigns, websites and applications.

Shawna X

Finalist in Art

About Shawna X

Visual designer, illustrator, and teacher Shawna X is making significant strides in the NYC art world. Whether designing for OkCupid, providing design direction, consultation, and illustration for clients including Adobe, Nike, and Twitter, or constructing gallery installations, Shawna transports fans and clients alike with her digital designs and colorfully vibrant pop-abstract tableaus. Working with diverse mediums and creative tools from neon to digital trackpad to acrylics, Shawna regales her thousands of Instagram followers with artistry and wit, and updates fans with news and debuts, including the 2016 launch of her first solo exhibition, “Netscape,” an exploration into digital influence and addiction.

Shawna X's best work on social

https://www.instagram.com/p/BHkxCdVBMWF/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BJ56tNvBkD-/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BGFToN9B9JZ/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BFecXTEh9Ay/ https://www.instagram.com/p/BDQmuFiB9K0/

About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, YouNow, Musical.ly, Vine and the rest of the social web.

The 9th Annual Shorty Awards were held April 23, 2017 in NYC and streamed to the public.