Read about Lisa’s background and process in this 2019 interview in VoyageMIA magazine. Click on image for link.

Lisa (Switalski) Haque is an artist living and working in Miami, Florida. She was a Studio Collaborator and the Production Manager at Dieu Donné in Manhattan, where she worked with artists in resLidence to create new bodies of work in handmade paper. Prior to that, she was a papermaker and bookbinder at Brodsky Center for Innovative Editions at Rutgers University, where she collaborated with renowned artists including Kiki Smith and Richard Tuttle to produce editioned artist books and works in handmade paper.

She holds an MFA in Interdisciplinary Book and Paper Arts from Columbia College Chicago and has taught papermaking, printing, and book arts for Rutgers University, the University of Georgia in Cortona, Italy, and institutions around the U.S. Her work has been shown at the Hudson Guild Gallery and the International Print Center in New York; Fabriano, Italy, and the Moriki Paper and Ozu Waski/Oji Paper Museum in Tokyo, Japan. Her artists books are housed at the University of Miami, Special Collections, and the Newark Public Library.