Lia Strasser is a versatile creative in pursuit of stories. Equal parts illustrator, animator and fine artist, Strasser is ever pushing her abilities forward.
Born in 1984, New York, NY, Strasser has crafted her styles in both traditional media, such as pen, charcoal, and oil paint, and digital media using iPad apps and the Adobe Cloud programs. In 2006, Strasser graduated from Skidmore College where she majored in fine art and communication design.
Her work has been used by Fortune 500 companies, authors, celebrities, and featured on book and album covers, in magazines and publications. An avid traveler, she speaks Italian (having lived two years abroad in Rome) and has received multiple artist grants and residencies. Prior to illustrating full time, Strasser was a creative director for agencies specializing in luxury and lifestyle hospitality brands.
In love with the ocean, she is a passionate surfer and diver.
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