Smego is a post-minimalist sculptor and installation artist who lives and works in Chicago.
She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) in 2011. She has exhibited in the United States including group exhibitions at 65Grand, THE SUB-MISSION, The Fulton Street Collective, and 22. She's had solo installations at The Hermosa Walls and Ignition Projects (Chicago). In 2016, Smego participated in a show at the Czong Institute for Contemporary Art (CICA) Museum in Gyenggi-do, South Korea. In 2015 she was awarded the Edna L. Cushing Annual Memorial Prize in a juried show "Elements of Abstraction" at the St. Louis Artists' Guild. Smego is currently participating as an Artist-in-Resident at HATCH Projects 2017-2018, through Chicago Artists Coalition.