Gigi Horr Liverant’s work is experiential and inspired by the inconsequential moments and places in life. She juxtaposes rich color encouraging the observer to experience an ordinary scene with a fresh vision and a prompt to reevaluate his or her own perception. Gigi has worked with pastels and paint for over thirty years in an ongoing exploration of imagery. Currently she has expended her work in pastels and oils to the use of acrylic paint and oil pastels for large-scale paintings.
A graduate of Paier College of Art in New Haven, Connecticut, Horr Liverant has been the recipient of numerous awards and honors including Best in Show at the Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts 2014, First Prize Connecticut Women Artists and Best in Show Connecticut Pastel Society. She has been featured in the Pastel Journal magazine and is much sought-after teacher and lecturer in the New England. Gigi’s paintings are included in numerous collections including, the Lyman Allyn Museum, Connecticut College and Pfizer. Liverant exhibits her work at the Cooley Gallery in Old Lyme, the Spectrum Gallery in Centerbrook and the Granary Gallery on Martha’s Vineyard.