Lisa Pacini


Lisa Pacini is an American artist who has lived and worked in Norway for 29 years. Her work’s focus is primarily self-produced, public, site-specific projects. Some examples are: The National Artist house in Oslo, The Royal Palace Garden, Oslo, The former Opera building, Oslo and the Central Norwegian Government building, Oslo.

 

Pacini is the initiator and co-founder of the feminist art group www.thefirstsuppersymposium.com

 

Pacini has received a series of project grants, artist stipends and support from the government of Norway, Holland and Germany. She has been selected to participate in exhibitions in Germany and Holland and been a visiting artist at the Scandinavian institute in Rome 2006 and The American academy in Rome.

Her artwork has been purchased by, among others, The National library Mo I Rana Norway, Oslo Museum, Bærum Kommune and private collectors. Over the years she has received education from Rhode Island School of Design, Yale University, S.U.N.Y Purchase and The National Art Academy of Norway.