Biography

Liza Visagie

Liza Visagie among 35 hot Vancouver Artists to look out for ...... Liza Visagie was born in 1973 in Johannesburg. South Africa. Painting is a visual experience concerned with clarifying thought and to awaken in us the simplicity and unity of an impression. I apply traditional oil painting techniques along with investigative and innovative approaches within a modern and contemporary context. The structural and optical challenges of oil painting is at the forefront of my subject matter which ranges from site specific landscapes to narrative based still life. My interest is in documenting the ever changing natural environment by working directly in nature and from my experience of studying various landscapes and cities around the globe.
Liza Visagie among 35 hot Vancouver Artists to look out for




Liza Visagie was born in 1973 in Johannesburg. South Africa. Painting is a visual experience concerned with clarifying thought and to awaken in us the simplicity and unity of an impression. I apply traditional oil painting techniques along with investigative and innovative approaches within a modern and contemporary context. The structural and optical challenges of oil painting is at the forefront of my subject matter which ranges from site specific landscapes to narrative based still life. My interest is in documenting the ever changing natural environment by working directly in nature and from my experience of studying various landscapes and cities around the globe.

Education Highlights

2001-2018 Apprenticeship with oil painter Paul Chizik. Vancouver, Canada.

2001 The Vancouver Academy of Art. Part time studies in oil painting.

1999 ECIAD. Degree in fine arts. Vancouver,

Canada

1989-1990 The National School of the Arts (De Kruin Art). Johannesburg, South Africa.

Exhibition Highlights

2018. Plein-air Painting in Canada. Italian Cultural Centre. Vancouver, BC. Canada.

2014. World Artist Competition exhibition. 3rd 11 selected artist worldwide. Belgravia Gallery.

2009-2010 London. England

2009 Represented by artSpace Berlin. Berlin. Germany

2006-2008 Represented by the Weiss Gallery. Calgary, Alberta, Canada

2008 Represented by Winsor Gallery. Vancouver, Canada.

2008 South Africa Abroad. Group show. Hodnett Fine Art. Vancouver, Canada

2008 Art Knows No Borders. Work exhibited and donated to Doctors without Borders. Los Angeles.

U.S.A

2005 Lamp Community. Los Angeles. U.S.A

2004 Mojo Mojo. Collaboration with Sherp Orphanage in Maralal, Kenya. Auto One. Vancouver, Canada.

2004-2009 Matthew Good. White Light – Rock and Roll Review (paintings appear on album cover).

2002-2003 Represented by Fine Art Gallery J. van den Elshout, Den Haag, Netherlands.

2002 Represented by The Ballard-Lederer Gallery. Vancouver, Canada.

2001 Represented by The Harrison Gallery. Vancouver, Calgary, Canada .

2000 Backdoor No. 23. Self-curatorial venue. Vancouver, Canada
Liza Visagie

Artwork

  • Contemporary art. Title: Moring Interlude, Oil 30x45 inches by Contemporary Canadian Artist Liza Visagie.

    Morning Interlude

    Oil on Canvas

    30 x 45 in | 76 x 114 cm

  • Contemporary art. Title: Silent Land, Oil on Canvas, 45x60 in by Canadian artist Liza Visagie.

    Silent Land

    Oil on Canvas

    45 x 60 in | 114 x 152 cm

  • Landscape Painting. Title: Winters Turn, Original Oil Painting 8x12 inches by Contemporary Canadian Artist Liza Visagie.

    Winters Turn

    Oil on Canvas

    8 x 12 in | 20 x 30 cm

  • Landscape Painting. Title: Rockface, Original Oil 9.5X11.5 inches by Contemporary Canadian Artist Liza Visagie.

    Rockface

    Oil on Canvas
    9.5 x 11.5 in | 24 x 29 cm

  • Landscape Painting. Title: Riverscape 2, Original Oil 9X11 inches by Contemporary Canadian Artist Liza Visagie.

    Riverscape 2

    Oil on Canvas
    9 x 11 in | 23 x 28 cm

  • Liza Visagie Pale Marshland Original Oil 9X11

    Pale Marshland

    Oil on Canvas
    9 x 11 in | 23 x 28 cm

  • Liza Visagie Western Movement Original Oil 7.5x8.5

    Western Movement

    Oil on Canvas
    7.5 x 8.5 in | 19 x 22 cm

  • Liza Visagie Forest Canopy Original Oil 8X10

    Forest Canopy

    Oil on Canvas
    8 x 10 in | 20 x 25.5 cm

  • Liza Visagie Riverscape 3 Original Oil 10X10

    Riverscape 3

    Oil on Canvas
    10 x 10 in | 25.5 x 25.5 cm

  • Liza Visagie Soft Pocket Original Oil 8X10

    Soft Pocket

    Oil on Canvas
    8 x 10 in | 20 x 25.5 cm

  • Liza Visagie Junction Original Oil 27x36

    Junction

    Oil on Canvas
    27 x 36 in | 69 x 92 cm

  • Liza Visagie-Black Boot- Original Oil Painting-28x22

    Black Boot

    Oil on Canvas
    28 x 22 in | 71 x 56 cm

  • Landscape Painting. Title: Frank Island Tofino, Original Oil 11X14 inches by Contemporary Canadian Artist Liza Visagie.

    Frank Island Tofino – SOLD

    Original Oil on Canvas
    11″ X 14″

  • Liza+Visagie.The+Waters+Edge.+Original+Oil.49X63

    The Waters Edge-SOLD

    Original Oil
    49 X 63

  • Watersedge ( Study)-SOLD

    Original Oil
    7 X 9

  • Liza Visagie A Study of Clouds Original Oil Painting 10X11

    A Study of Clouds

    Original Oil
    10 X 11

  • Liza+Visagie.+Summer+Woods.+Original+Oil.+16X18

    Summer Woods

    Original Oil
    16 X 18

  • Liza Visagie Hands Clapping Original Oil 31x47

    Hands Clapping

    Original Oil
    31X47

  • Hillside View of Bucine

    Original Oil
    5X7

  • Liza+Visagie.+Summer+Interior.+Original+Oil.+7X10.5

    Summer Interior

    Original Oil
    7 X 10.5