Your name / age:
Lizzy Marshall / 35
What brought you to where you live:
A job, but mostly a need for quiet
What's your favorite place:
The Northern California Coastline
Name three of your favorite books:
Radical Love, Fanny Howe
Eros the Bittersweet, Anne Carson
The Night Sky: Writings on the Poetics of Experience, Ann Lauterbach
Which artists inspire you:
Andre Masson, automatic, hallucingenic
Cy Twombly, force energy
RH Quaytman, her perfectionism
Mira Schor, politics in drawing
What is an artist:
someone who is self-defined.
What is art:
How do you identify as an artist:
As an editor.
What was a pivotal project, person, or experience that shaped your practice:
Amy Sullivan taught me about commitment and I haven't let go since.
What are key elements or constants in your practice:
Drawing Always. The figure/ human form.
What are your current interests and inquiries as an artist:
What role does color play in my paintings? How do I create two different spaces of time in one painting.
What do you see as the value of art:
What is your greatest challenge as an artist: