Lemia Monét Bodden hails from the San Francisco Bay Area. She received her BFA, with honors, from New York University in Film Production. A photographer since she was 12 years old, Lemia has had  her work in over 30 exhibitions, including The United Nations, Momenta Art, New York Photo Festival, MPLS Photo Center, Freies Museum Berlin, Vox Populi, and Ferencvarosi Gallery in Budapest, Hungary. After a 10 year stint in New York City, she currently resides in San Francisco.