Ludi Leiva is a Guatemalan-Slovak visual artist and writer primarily working as an illustrator. She splits her time between Los Angeles and Scandinavia.

Her work explores the human condition and women's inner worlds, and is characterized by warm, vibrant colors and human figures. She is self-taught and is currently pursuing a Master’s in Visual Communication. 

Selected clients:

adidas / Samsung / Twitter / Vogue / Apple TV / The Los Angeles Times / The Guardian / The Smithsonian / Allure / Refinery29 / Herman Miller / OkCupid / tumblr / Stylist Magazine / The Trevor Project / LinkNYC / The Creative Independent 


Please send collaboration and commission inquiries to

Please note: Ludi is not actively writing for any media outlets. Any public relations story pitches will be deleted upon receipt. Thanks!


Photo by Andrew Kearns.