Marika Brousianou is a Chicago based artist and designer with a passion for visual storytelling and illustration. She believes that images tell stories in their own special way. Marika studied visual arts at Deree College in Athens, Greece and illustration at the Academy of Art in San Francisco. She has participated in group exhibitions both in Greece and San Francisco and is currently working on her first graphic novel of human misery entitled "Eight Fifty Three". facebook.com/marika.brous, instagram.com/marikabrousianou - twitter.com/MarikaBrousiano.