Maria Dek - an illustrator, based in Warsaw, Poland. Born in 1989.
Graduated from the Foundation Diploma in Art and Media Design at University of the Arts London, currently studying at the Faculty of Graphic Arts, Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw. She creates pictures for children books and editorial illustrations. She loves to play with absurd and mixes it with traditional techniques of creating illustrations. Her works were on display in Poland and abroad: at 21st Children- and Youth Writers' Meeting in Szekszárd (2013), at Picture Book Quadrennial exhibition in Riga (2014), at The Illustrators' Fair in London (2014) and in Porto at O! Galeria.