If there were such thing as an art-superhero, it would be Lizzie Carr. Not only does she spend most of her hours curating and pushing forward the careers of emerging artists, not just in Calgary, but Edmonton; Lizzie still finds time to create her own stunning paintings, which are sometimes as big as she is.
How anyone can muster that much ambition, I will never be able to understand; but what I do know is how much Lizzie has personally pushed my art within the Calgary arts community. She has presented me with absolutely any opportunity available, and encouraged me to submit my work to these shows. I guess you could say I’m (more…)