Maryam Khalifah is a member of the Association of Illustrators (AOI) in the UK and has a BA Hons in Illustration from Middlesex University.
She is represented by Kaitlyn Sanchez, associate agent from Olswanger Literary. Maryam has worked on several picture books. Coming from an ethnic minority background, she is a huge proponent of seeing those from minority backgrounds represented in picture books and cover art. She is currently living and working in Vietnam and can usually be found curled up on the sofa with her iPad Pro/sketchbook drinking a good cup of tea.