Ingrīda Pičukāne (1978) is an artist, illustrator, and a teacher in animation and comics at the Riga Art and media school. She graduated from the Art Academy of Latvia, Estonian Academy of Arts and Jānis Rozentāls Art High School. Pičukāne has participated in several editions of the contemporary art festival “Survival Kit”, in many international comics exhibitions and illustrated children's books published by "Liels un mazs". Lately Pičukāne has been mostly interested in feminist art, drawing comics with female characters, making audio-visual performances and has published a feminist zine “Samanta”.
2017, ADwards Graphic Design Silver Medal for the feminist zine “Samanta”
2009, ADwards Graphic Design Gold Medal for the book “HELPer for visitor of the Latvian Song and Dance Festival”
1996, Artist Group B 13 Award
1995, Winner of the Drawing Contest of Latvia