Artist / Photographer

Yne Leal was born in Venezuela where she graduated as a Graphic Designer at “Instituto de Diseño de Caracas” and also studied painting at “Escuela de Artes Visuales Cristobal Rojas” and photography at “Robert Mata Taller de Fotografia”.

For five years, she worked in Caracas at various advertising agencies and also at The Walt Disney Company. In 2002, she moved to Boston where she worked as a senior graphic designer, a Photography and Spanish Teacher and continued her studies in photography at Mass Art (Massachusetts College of Art).

In 2008, Yne moved to New York where she lived and worked as a freelance photographer and teacher. Since 2021 Yne lives half year in Brooklyn NY and half year in Austin TX.