Liza Cruz is one of New York's Finest Artist’s inspired by her experiences in Life and those she encounters. She Paints what she feels and the process can sometimes be revealing of the soul. After many years designing some of the world's top selling children's clothes, She is pursuing her lifelong passion for painting and sharing it with the world. Born to an artistic family in Vilnius, Lithuania which moved to the United States when Liza was 3.5 yrs old in order to provide greater opportunity for the family. Winner of numerous awards over the early years of her career, Liza was always inspired by surrealism, cubism and abstract art. Liza received her formal artistic training at the School of Visual Arts in New York City.
She works mainly with oil paints and acrylics, though also incorporates other recycled materials such as woods, metals & paper and other textures to enhance the depth and emotion of her work. She is passionate about the environment and believes that if we can take something that isn't wanted or discarded and make it come to life, make it art and beautiful in her own way, which has meaning, so that others can admire it and love it again, her work has that much more purpose and is a very important factor in our world and our future.
She is continuously evolving and working on developing technique as she finds new ways to play with color and texture - Please find a way to see her work in person and let your curiosity awaken and emotion come alive.