By Shelby Poor
Format ink jet print.
Shelby Poor was born and raised in the working-class neighborhoods of Tulsa, Oklahoma. She received her BFA in photography from the University of Tulsa in 2016 and is currently pursuing an MFA in photography at the California Institute of the Arts in Valencia, California. Her upbringing within the working-class community greatly influenced her artistic practice, in which both class and domesticity are major themes. She currently lives near Los Angeles, California and continues to explore these themes through photography.