Leni Kae is an Australian contemporary artist and illustrator based in Sydney's Inner West. Her work has been exhibited across New York, London, Varese, Bologna, Barcelona, Florence as well as locally across Australia. In 2016 she was a finalist in the Brisbane Art Prize, and the Lethbridge Small Art Prize. As an illustrator, her works usually involve bold colour with a whimsical element; using a combination of paint, watercolour and ink depending on the project. Leni is a trained Colour Therapist, so her work is inspired by colour, and her art considers how the use of colour and form can interact with the viewer to elicit positive emotion. Being an animal lover, birds in particular are a common illustrated theme. She is also frequently illustrates female leads, often portrayed with long flowing hair.
The Sydney illustrator is currently working on writing and illustrating an adult colouring-in book, as well as a range of children's books. She also creates both small scale and larger scale painted illustrative artworks on paper and canvas for wall art, for sale via her website.
Leni is available for freelance illustration jobs and commissions including: children's book illustrator, textile design, magazine illustration, interior design artworks, custom artworks and illustrations for personal or commercial use.
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