PAINTING ILLUSTRATION GRAPHIC DESIGN
Liz is a painter, illustrator, graphic designer, and instructor living in the Okanagan Valley with her husband and two daughters. Her artwork is high energy with bright and bold color, and she explores ideas of connection, interaction, expression, timelines, and beauty. Liz graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2012 from UBC Okanagan, and works primarily as a portrait artist and graphic designer. Liz currently operates the New Arts Collective (NAC) as CO-Director with husband Dylan.
Liz & Dylan Ranney founded the New Arts Collective in the fall of 2017 in the downtown core of Kelowna. It is an art studio dedicated to professional studio space for resident artists, workshops and events.
Some of Liz's most recent projects include a solo exhibition at the Jane Roos Gallery in Toronto ON. (October 2019), murals for Rustic Reel Brewing Co.(2019), a collaborative gallery show "What's Still Here, What Came Before Us"with Nicole Young (January 2019), a mural for the Lake Country Art Gallery (in collaboration with Dylan Ranney 2018), a mural for Don't Look Down Tattoos (Kelowna B.C. 2017), a mural for Canoe Coffee Roasters (Kelowna B.C. 2017), a mural for Ecole George Pringle Elementary, a solo painting exhibition at the Jane Roos Gallery (Toronto, ON. 2015), large scale murals all over the Okanagan in collaboration with her husband Dylan Ranney, and artworks commissioned for companies, apps, writers, and musicians.
Currently, Liz has a new body of work at the Jane Roos Gallery (Toronto, ON), and is working on client commissions along with teaching at NAC and raising her two beautiful daughters.