Painter-printmaker Makie Hino was born in Tokyo in 1942 and currently lives in New York. She studied at the School of Visual Arts, New School of Social Research, the Art Students League and the National Academy. She is a member of the Allied Artists of America, the Catherine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club, and a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.
Hino has exhibited her prints in the United States and abroad. She has received several awards including the Corporate Award and the Catherine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club 1993 Silver Medal of Honor.