Liz's compositions in oil look like they are made of different materials - yarn, water, dirt, grass, and is that colored paper? It's what we imagine amoeba playgrounds look like, one we could jump on a field trip in an episode of Magic School Bus. Although there is nothing "realistic" per se, you will notice little traces of movement left behind by inhabitants of this world in droplets, hatched marks, fuzzy lines, and repeating waves. Read more from our interview with Liz
Liz Ainslie lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. She received an MFA from Tyler School of Art in 2004 and a BFA from Alfred University in 2001.Ainslie has exhibited solo shows at Transmitter, and Airplane in Brooklyn, Creon Gallery in Manhattan, and BCB Fine Art, and Cohen Gallery at Alfred University in upstate New York. Her work has been included in shows at Tiger Strikes Asteroid, SARDINE, Ground Floor Gallery, Orgy Park, Outlet Fine Art, Centotto, Norte Maar, Parallel Art Space, Small Black Door, and A.I.R. Gallery in Brooklyn; Valentine in Ridgewood, Queens; Station Independent Projects, Lu Magnus, Artjail and Spazio 522 in Manhattan; Vox Populi and Ice Box Project Space in Philadelphia; and Gallerie Kritiku, Prague, Czech Republic. Her work has been reviewed in Giornale Dell' Arte, ArtCal Zine, The GC Advocate, interviews with Ainslie can be found on blogs including And Freedom For, Pencil in the Studio, #fffffff Walls, Standard Interview, Otino Corsano. Her work is included in the Pierogi Flat Files.