Leonor Missrie, born in Mexico, is an architect and internationally acclaimed artist living and working in Mexico City. Early in her career she worked for architectural firms before striking out on her own. She has worked primarily on residential and commercial building design in Mexico City and has also collaborated with architects on various projects.
Ms. Missrie founded and directed etching workshops in Mexico and has supported other artists by teaching etching, painting and drawing. She has participated in many individual and collective exhibitions both nationally and internationally and her artworks have won numerous awards, been published in books, graced book covers and hung in museums. Presently, Ms. Missrie is focusing her architectural work on the built environment, energy and climate change as she continues to develop her artwork.