Lee Paje was born in Quezon City, Philippines in 1980. She has degrees in Communication Arts (2002) from Miriam College and Fine Arts Painting (2009) from the Unversity of the Philippines. Paje has been an exhibiting artist since 2007, and has participated in various group exhibitions in Manila and Singapore.
Her first solo exhibition took place in 2011, titled Mater Potestatem, at Tin-aw Art Gallery, where she showcased oil on copper and oil on relief works. Paje's practice explores themes of gender and sexuality.