☺ mileshyman : Girl reading in lawn. Miles Hyman (1962-). In 1985, Hyman studied drawing at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts. After forays into music and archaeology, Hyman chose to devote himself to drawing and painting and became a full-time visual artist. He has worked on books, children’s books, magazines, as well as French dailies such as Le Monde. His pastel paintings were featured in galleries in Europe. One of the 100 most significant artists of the coming decade.