On July 7, 2023, Janet Jia Hwei Lee’s life was prematurely ended by cancer. Janet was an amazing artist, warrior against the challenges she confronted with epilepsy, and a shining light for the neurodivergent community!
Janet had her first seizure at eight months and then began a life of intractable seizures. Her parents have said, “They could not imagine how different life could have been for her or us with and without epilepsy.” Janet Jia Hwei Lee and her family are passionate supporters of the Hidden Truths Project and The Art of Epilepsy exhibits. They have become strong pillars for the international community of artists with epilepsy Hidden Truths Project has had the great fortune to work with.