"Sonata Kazimieraitiene was born in Lithuania in 1968, where she received her MFA in Design from Vilnius Academy of Art (1992). She moved to the United States in the year 2000, and subsequently received her MBA in Marketing from Concordia University in Wisconsin (2005). She has produced large-scale murals and mosaics under the auspices of Chicago Public Art Group, and through the grants from Illinois Arts Council, in such locations as Green Hills Public Library in Palos Hills, IL, CTA Station in Evanston, IL, and Colin Powell Middle School in Matteson, IL. In addition, she has been artist-in-residence for several elementary and high schools in Chicago area. Ms. Kazimieraitiene currently works in Chicago, IL. "