About the Artist
Sakura Maku was born in Tsuchiura, Japan and raised in Chiba, Southern California, and Central Florida. She earned an MFA in Painting & Printmaking from Yale School of Art in New Haven, CT, after studying Illustration at the School of Visual Arts in New York City. Sakura Maku teaches at the School of Visual Arts and has taught at the School of Art + Design SUNY Purchase. She currently resides in New York City.