Laimah Osman is an artist and educator whose artistic production takes the form of drawings, prints and artists’ books. Her work has been displayed in numerous exhibitions and is archived various libraries. She has been awarded residencies at The Lower East Side Printshop, Kala Art Institute and Women’s Studio Workshop as well as grants from Brooklyn Arts Council and Jerome Foundation. Currently, she teaches at Parsons School of Design and makes prints with local poets. She earned a BFA from Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University (1998) and an MFA from Pratt Institute (2010).