Vinnie Bagwell is an American sculptor. A representational-figurative artist, Vinnie uses traditional bas-relief techniques as visual narratives to expand her storytelling. She casts in bronze and bronze resin. She has won numerous public-art commissions and awards around the United States. She was born in Yonkers, New York, and grew up in the Town of Greenburgh. A Morgan State University alumna, Vinnie is an untutored artist and began sculpting in 1993. Vinnie Bagwell is credited with reframing public art to include historic Black images.