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Who is Lisha Bai? The Untold Details About Peter Scanavino’s Wife

Lisha Bai is a well-known artist, who is the founder of the Studio Archive Project. Prior to the Project, Bai used to work as a visiting art instructor at Prat Institute, in Brooklyn, New York.

But, Lisa rose to fame as the wife of famous actor Peter Scanavino, who starred in the TV series Law & order. Talking about their married life, the duo is together for over a decade. Let’s known if the couple does share any kids together?

In addition to their love life, we have added some more information regarding Lisha’s personal life. Let’s dive in!

Peter’s Wife Is One Year Older Than Her Husband: Her Early Life

Lisha was born on 11th June 1979, in the United States and turned 43 in 2022. As the matter of fact, her hubby, Peter who was born in February 1980 is a year younger than her.

She holds American citizenship and belongs to mixed ethnical background. Unfortunately, Lisha hasn’t come out to the media regarding her parents and early childhood.

Her College

Lisha attended Washington University in St. Louis in 2001 and later graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in painting. She then went to Yale University and earned her Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in painting/printmaking.

Bai’s Dream Career As An Artist

During her time at college, Bai had lots of awards and scholarships, some of which were, the Jeffrey Hazel Huntsinger Memorial Prize, Frank Wacks Scholarship, and more.

Moving into her career as an artist, Lisha founded a Studio Archive Project, that focuses on circulating a selection of work from the studio archives of well-established artists. In the Year 2008, before starting her Archive Project, Lisha was a visiting fine art tutor at Pratt Institute, in Brooklyn, New York. She worked there for eight years.

She also worked as a coach for several educational institutions including Millersville University. Moreover, Bai was an adult adviser at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY,

Lisha’s Solo Exhibition

As a well-known artist, Bai has made her contribution to solo exhibitions in several places while doing her master’s studies. She had a solo exhibition named Year Without a Summer at Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, New York, NY while at Yale University.

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Lisha Bai as an artist

Furthermore, the artist also had one more solo exhibition called Here Today at Fortnight Institute in 2018.

Lisha Bai’s Marital Relationship With Her Husband Peter Scanavino

Lisha and her long-time husband Peter tied the knot on July 2, 2011, in a private wedding ceremony. The partners are now married for over a decade.

Although both of them have remained silent about their initial romance, Lisha’s hubby often posts about themselves on his social media. Back in July 2021, celebrating their 10th marriage anniversary, the actor shared an adorable photo of them together. His caption read,

“Married ten years today. Meeting Lisha is the best thing that ever happened to me. Happy anniversary!!”

Lisha Bai with her husband Peter
Lisha with her long-time husband Peter Scanavino

What Role Did Lisha’s Husband Play In Law & Order?

Peter initially played the role of a suspect who was a graphic designer in one of the Law & Order episodes in 2009. In 2013, the actor appeared as Jhonny Dubeck in the series. And the following year, Peter joined the project, playing the role of Dominick Carisi Jr., a new SVU detective.

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Lisha’s husband Peter In his acting career

He has still been a regular face in the long-running NBC crime/legal drama series.

Lisha Is The Mother Of Three Children With Peter

Bai and Scanavino are the proud parents of three kids. They haven’t talked about their first child but the two welcomed their second child, Leo in January 2016.

The proud dad Peter shared a post of his newborn baby on his Twitter. He wrote,

“Welcome to the world, Leo.”

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Lisha and her partner Peter’s second kid Leo

Before they welcomed their 2nd child, the film director Warren Leigh revealed Peter’s wife’s pregnancy news on Twitter in July 2015.

After some years, they welcomed a new member to their family, their third child. Unfortunately, like their first child’s identity, they have kept their third child’s identity in the shadow of media.

Although most of Lisha’s kids details are still scant, her spouse occasionally shares about their children on his social media handles. In Feb 2020, the actor shared an image of his kids wearing NYIslanders T-shirts on his Twitter.

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Lisha Bai’s Kids In one frame, sharing a strong bond

So, it looks like, all of their children love to watch ice huckey games.

Lisha’s Net Worth

As of 2022, Bai has an estimated worth of $500,000. She predominantly makes her money from her painting works.

Apart from her fortune, her hubby Peter’s estimated wealth is $1.5 million. He mainly earns from his works on both movies and TV shows.

Where Does Lisha Reside Now? Her Social Media Presence

Lisha mainly makes her appearance on Instagram and has more than 2k fans following. She mostly shares pictures related to her work as an artist on her Insta. Likewise, Bai also has another Instagram account named Studio Archive Project which has 3.4k followers as of 2022.

She currently resides in Brooklyn, New York with her husband and her children.