Diamond Snowden creates paintings inspired by urban culture and abstract shapes. He valiantly undertakes any artistic challenge presented to him, confidently experimenting with new tech- niques and materials. Pop and urban culture have been primary influences in Snowden’s art. This vast source of inspiration has resulted in a diverse body of work ranging from portraits to cityscapes. Snowden has shown considerable leadership skills in his time at the studio. Always willing to assist his fellow artists, Diamond’s considerate nature and motivational attitude have earned him the title of “Studio Assistant” in the Northside studio. Diamond’s leadership skills and completion of Visionaries + Voices Teaching Artist Program have helped him earn multiple teaching opportunities in schools and programs throughout Greater Cincinnati.