Lea Embeli (b.1994. Pancevo, Serbia) is a painter, illustrator and concept artist. She graduated at the Faculty of Applied Arts in Belgrade in the department of applied painting, where she also completed her MA studies. During her studies, she was awarded with multiple scholarships such as the acholarship of Ministry of Education, Science and Technological development, as well as the Foundation for Young Talents. She and is currently a research student at Tokyo University of the Arts in the Oil painting department under the MEXT scholarship. Apart from painting, in 2016 she began to illustrate the books for “Zavod”, “Bigz”, “Kreativni centar” as well as the French publisher “Fleurus”. She has worked at the Faculty of Applied Arts in Belgrade, as an associate lecturer in the subject of painting techniques. She is currently working as a concept artist and a character designer for ToBlink Studious.