Pauline Saade is a Lebanese-American artist. Born in Deir El-Qamar, a village located in the southern part of Lebanon. She was heavily inspired by nature, poetry, mythology, and stories during her childhood. She had a particular love for Khalil Gibran, a well known Lebanese artist, poet and writer. Pauline came to the United States at the age of 11 shortly after the Lebanese civil war had ended in 1990.