Antoinëtte Van Sluytman is a scholartist who was raised and homeschooled in Baja California. She graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Graphic Design and Interactive Media and is an accomplished artist in a range of media.
Her work has been showcased in many prominent art shows in San Diego and she has won multiple Scholastic Art and Writing awards from the Alliance for Young Writers & Artists for her illustration, poetry, and short fiction.
Antoinëtte is a writer, illustrator, graphic designer, UCLA Editing & Publishing Extension Instructor, copywriter and editor at Fruition Consulting, and associate literary agent and Film & Media coordinator at Looking Glass Literary & Media after previously interning at the New York agency, IGLA. She is a member of the AALA and the co-founder of the upcoming multimedia studio, Broken Chalice Studios, and a black belt student who has studied the Korean arts of taekwondo/hapkido.
Antoinëtte lectures on the literary circuit, including at writing conventions and events, about the essence of decolonizing fiction and countering literary hegemony in the industry.
Antoinëtte is represented by Julie Crisp at the Julie Crisp Literary Agency.