Portrait of Mary Leunig

Mary Leunig

Mary Leunig was born in Melbourne in 1950, and currently lives and works in regional Victoria. She began studying art at Prahran Institute of Technology and later Preston Institute of Technology, where she completed her studies, majoring in drawing and printmaking. Her previous books include There's No Place like Home (1982), A Piece of Cake (1986), One Big Happy Family (1992), and Black and White and Grey (1993). Her work has featured in such publications as the Age, Meanjin, Nation Review, Heat, AWU Magazine, Time, Penthouse, Der Rabe, and the Meatworkers Journal.

Photo: Mike Williams