Shifra Whiteman was born and raised in New York City and now calls Chicago home. A University of Michigan, STAMPS School of Art & Design graduate with a BFA in 2011, she is a freelance illustrator, piñata builder,  papercut artist and surface designer. Shifra is currently working towards her Masters in Arts Management at Columbia College Chicago.

 

Shifra Whiteman working in her studio. Winter 2011.

Shifra Whiteman working in her studio. Winter 2011.