maisy byerly works and lives in nyc, where she likes to envy people’s dogs and stare at people on the subway.
she graduated from oberlin college, where she studied politics, east asian studies, and studio art (minor), in 2015. after graduation, she was an oberlin shansi fellow at shanxi agricultural university in taigu, shanxi province, china, where she taught english, drew cartoons, played badminton, and researched local governance for two years. she came back to the united states to get a master’s in social science from the university of chicago.
she has illustrated three personal books and collaborated with authors on several others.
if you are interested in engaging her for a project, she can be contacted at email@example.com