Lee Marshall (b.1967 New York City) received her International Baccalaureate from the United Nations International School and her B.A. in Anthropology from Brown University. She spent her early twenties out West climbing rocks and teaching for the National Outdoor Leadership School based in Lander, Wyoming. In 1994 she began twelve summers of drawing and painting at the International School of art in Umbria, Italy with Nicolas Carone and Bruce Gagnier and continued her studies with Mr. Gagnier at the New York Studio School. In 2008 she received the Paton prize for watercolor from the National Academy of Design. In 2016 she received the Mercedes Matter Alumni Award from the New York Studio School. Lee lives and works in New York City where she regularly participates in group shows. She is represented by John Davis Gallery in Hudson, NY and will have her fourth one-person exhibition with the gallery in 2019.