Portfolio

Lea Basile Lazarus Artist

The Next Chapter

My current body of work reflects my reactions to the world around me — politics, social justice issues, community interactions, ...

When in Doubt Make Art: My Reply and Reactions to Covid-19 and Social Injustice

The week that Covid-19 came upon us, our lives changed. People got sick, people began to die, and the world ...

The Spirit of Community

This body of work reflects the awareness and power of strength in numbers. People have gathered together to express concern ...

Together We Can Do So Much

I participated in the Women’s March in Chicago this past January. I was taken by the number of women who ...

Oxbow Series

A few year ago, I spent a week at the School of the Art Institute's summer facility in Saugatuck, Michigan. ...

Shadow Prints

Two years ago, my family visited Germany to attend a close friend's wedding. After the wedding, my husband and I ...

Paper Pulp Collages

Oxbow has been good to me. This past summer I took a 2 week long paper making class. The first ...

Bronze Sculptures -Sculptural Prints – Books

Sculptural prints come out of a love for printmaking and making books. I decided to combine these passions, the possibilities ...

Portraits of a Kind

My camera documents "people" in my travels and in my daily life. I am not necessarily interested in their faces, ...

Other

These pieces are extensions of all of my other work. The interest in the human form, shapes in our environment, ...