Samantha Bennett's second solo show at Hayley Gallery, "Cities and Neighborhoods," will be on display through April 23, 2014.
"My scars are my story and I am proud of them. I embrace the curious stares of strangers. Most of all, I hope they look at my art and see that I am following my dreams."
It was in a hospital room as a child that Samantha first began to create art. At 9 months old, she survived a life-threatening battle with bacterial meningitis. As a result, Samantha spent much of her youth enduring...