Lise Sasaki is from Hiroshima, Japan and is currently based in NYC. She is a graduate in Illustration from the Rhode Island School of Design, where she was awarded the RISD Justin Yuen Award in Illustration. She has exhibited her work at the Society of Illustrators West in California (2013), the Woods-Gerry Gallery in Rhode Island (2013), and Greenpoint Gallery in New York (2014). She is currently practicing as a professional illustrator and textile designer in NYC. Her name is pronounced as Lee-sé.