Annie Ewaskio holds an MFA in Painting from CUNY-Hunter College. Her work has been exhibited largely on the East Coast, including New York, Baltimore, and Washington, DC. Based in Brooklyn, Ewaskio makes oil paintings that explore strange journeys through a mythical alter ego of the United States. Ewaskio has received numerous grants and awards, including an A.I.R. Gallery fellowship in Brooklyn. Her work has been featured in publications including The New Yorker, The New York Times Style Magazine, The Brooklyn Rail, and The Huffington Post.