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Maria van Lieshout

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Hilversum, Netherlands
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Maria is author, illustrator and designer of picture books.
She grew up near Amsterdam, and studied Visual Communications at George Washington University in DC.
Maria has a background in branding at Coca-Cola, and likes history, art, storytelling, magical realism, vintage printing, ancient patterns and secrets hidden long ago. She is working on an illustrated novel that includes all that. Maria lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her husband and son.

Please follow Maria on Instagram at @vanlieshoutstudio or visit www.vanlieshoutstudio.com for more information.
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Greek tragedy much? When theater group Al Dente asked me to design the poster for their upcoming #Oresteia performance, planned for late summer at the site of a graveyard in the old center of my hometown #Leiden, no one could have foreseen our lives would soon resemble a Greek tragedy, where we are fleeing from a virus much like #Orestes flees Troy from the Furies’ merciless wrath. The performance

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