Laura Laine is a Helsinki based visual artist and illustrator with her own distinct and recognizable style. In her illustration work, she is particularly known for her surrealistic hand-drawn female figures. Laine’s CV lists a great deal of work for international magazines and companies such as Vogue Japan, Vogue Italy, Vogue Germany, Givenchy, Elle, The New York Times, Sephora, Marie Claire, The Guardian, I.T. Store, Harvey Nichols and Pantene. She’s also collaborating frequently with Nick Knight’s SHOWstudio.
She has been also working with glass since 2013 and has had her glass sculptures and drawings exhibited in Dubai, Tokyo, the Netherlands, New York, London, Los Angeles and Helsinki, among other locations.
Laura Laine studied fashion design at the University of Art and Design Helsinki and she received the Young Designer of the Year prize in 2011.