Liz Arnold

Liz Arnold is a painter who makes acrylic pictures with archetypal names such as Beach, Sunset and Island. She uses flat, toxic-looking colours and her work is based on strange themes – in Cave Women, scientists in white coats chip at the walls of a cave,

Liz Arnold is a painter who makes acrylic pictures with archetypal names such as Beach, Sunset and Island.

She uses flat, toxic-looking colours and her work is based on strange themes – in Cave Women, scientists in white coats chip at the walls of a cave, with two cars in the background – they are puzzling and illusory.

While they have been described as ‘self-mocking and decorative’, they also hint at a deeper enigma.

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