Mikaela Paik is a biracial artist and designer of Paraguayan and Korean heritage. She grew up in the states where she has been focusing on the arts since a young age. She attended Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts where she majored in Fine Arts.
She graduated from Parsons School of Design May 2021 from the BFA Fashion Design department. She’s passionate about materiality, textiles, creative construction, fashion product and couture design.
She received a certificate specializing in eco-Peruvian textiles from Studio Maira Jimna located in Lima, Peru in 2018