Thursday, November 5, 2009

Liz Lomax

Liz Lomax, a three dimensional illustrator in New York, is widely recognized as one of the leading figures in her field. Her unique process involves designing and sculpting characters in their environments and then digitally photographing them for illustration. Her work has been published in Communication Arts, American Illustration, Society of Illustrators Annuals, Step-by-Step and several books on Illustration such as L rzer's ARCHIVE 200 Best Illustrators Worldwide and Taschen s Illustration Now . Liz was the first Chair of the Society of Illustrators Biennial Dimensional Salon. She planned and pioneered the Society s first three-dimensional, media-specific exhibition. She has taught at Parsons and Pratt, and lectured at the Society of Illustrators, SVA, Syracuse University, Loughborough University School of Art & Design UK, MTV and Golf Digest. Liz was commissioned by CowParade to create a life-sized cow for display in Newark Airport. She sculpted Angelicow , later purchased at charitable auction by Ringo Starr for his permanent collection, and replicated as miniature figurines sold worldwide. She graduated with honors from the Illustration Department at Parsons School of Design BFA and lives with her husband in Dumbo, Brooklyn. more on:

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