Anne MAIZIA

Originally from Belgium, Anne Maizia is now a Toronto based figurative painter. She studied mainly at the Art Students League of New York City where she spent many years and at the Glassell School of Art in Houston. Her art is essentially inspired from photographs, pictures from magazines and life models. She explores abstraction in her textured backgrounds using acrylics, mixed media. She also did some illustration (children's books). More can be seen on her website at http://annemaizia.blogspot.ca