painting archetypes and universal consciousness
Lisa de St. Croix was born in South Africa. She received her BFA from the School of Visual Arts in New York City. Her paintings have been shown in many galleries across United States. Lisa’s work has also been shown internationally in France, Mexico and South Africa. She was an Artist in residence at Artpark, Buffalo, NY and the recipient of a grant from the Robert Rauchenberg Foundation. Her work is in several collections and many of her paintings hang in public spaces.
As well as painting in oils, Lisa works in visual journals recording in multi media different aspects of her life. Lisa has painted several murals, designed sets and has written and produced puppet shows. She has taught a variety of workshops with the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Art Institute of Santa Fe, Santa Fe Creative Tourism and at her studio in Santa Fe.
Lisa uses her life-experiences as well as the visions she sees in her shamanic journeys as inspiration for her paintings and visual journals. Lisa is currently working on a tarot deck " Tarot de St. Croix".