Larissa has lived and traveled in many countries. She has an MFA in photography and is an internationally exhibited artist and has work owned by Deloitte, Columbia College, Alliance Francaise de Chicago as well as private collections. She has accumulated a few languages along the way, working frequently now with French and Italians who visit the US, sometimes Greeks and Spanish. She loves listening to a language she can't understand. Some of her favorite countries are France, Italy, Greece, Tahiti, and Senegal.