Lawson King is an artist from Indianola, MS. He works primarily in sculpture, creating works for public places - because art is for everyone. After earning his BFA at Delta State University, he went up to the Midwest to work with sculptor Ray Katz. In 2020 he received an Artist Fellowship Award from Mississippi Arts Commission. Lawson is currently in Clarksdale, MS as a part of Coahoama Collective, continuing to create and exhibit public art.