Saaya Weaver

b. 1994 

Sasebo, Japan

Saaya Weaver is an artist based in Brooklyn, New York, originally from the 99 islands of Sasebo, Japan. She finds inspiration from her travels in Japan and America, although she is struggling to find a nest or home. She describes art making as something that is comforting and reassuring because she is able to completely come up with a fantastic world around her no matter where she is. Her studio is her favorite place. 

In her free time she plays Animal Crossing and also she's an absolute chef

She earned her Bachelor's Degree in Anthropology and Japanese Literature from William Paterson University in 2016. 

CV/Resume available upon request.