Sikara Sokel (She/her) is a painter from Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. She is pursuing a B.F.A. in Painting from Shepherd University, and will graduate in spring 2024. Her artwork reimagines traditional portraiture through a vibrant and colorful lens. Sikara is passionate about keeping the arts alive and accessible in West Virginia; she recently worked for the West Virginia Governor’s School for the Arts.

Recent work by Sikara Sokel