Lisa BENSON (America)

Designer / Artists

 

 is a sculptor, draftsman, and designer using both traditional and digital mediums. She studied at the New York Academy of Art in New York City. In addition to her independent work, she also assists with private and public commissions through Skylight Studios Inc., in Woburn, Massachusetts. She has exhibited in the United States and Japan. She was an English teacher in Fukui Prefecture, Japan and made works on Japanese paper from the city of Imadate. She is a Fukui Prefecture Friendship Ambassador to the United States and has lectured on Japan in her local area. Recently, she co-curated with Reno Oka a a collaboration between American and Japanese artists in Kamakura called "Serendipitous Synergy."