Toma Vagner was born on Sakhalin Island, Russia, now living and working in New York City as an artist and illustrator. She graduated from The School of Visual Arts. Alongside commissions and commercial work, Toma is working on personal projects, with her subjects ranging from musical instruments and childhood toys to mazes and mental disorders.

Select clients: Harry Styles, The New York Times, The New Yorker, Bloomberg, The Atlantic, LUSH, Premier Guitar, Bandcamp, The Red Bulletin (Red Bull), Wired, Quanta Magazine, Johns Hopkins University, Capital Magazine, Vinyl Moon, Techonomy, HODINKEE, ProPublica, Working Not Working.