atyana Fazlalizadeh, a native of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, currently lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. She is a 2015 Forbes’ 30 Under 30 recipient. Fazlalizadeh is the creator of “Stop Telling Women to Smile”, an international street art series that tackles gender-based street harassment. The public art series can be found on walls across the globe, amassing international attention for tackling violence against women in public spaces. Fazlalizadeh has been profiled by the New York Times, NPR, and listed as one of Brooklyn’s most influential people by Brooklyn Magazine. She has lectured at the Brooklyn Museum, New Orleans Contemporary Arts Center, and at several universities including Stanford, Brown, USC, and Pratt Institute. Works by this artist have been featured on TV networks BET and Oxygen as well as Spike Lee’s feature film “Da Sweet Blood of Jesus”, as well as exhibited in galleries and museums across the United States.