Larysa (Lara) Malsagova was born in Ukraine, Russia and lived most of her life in Crimea. She recently moved to Trinidad and Tobago and calls the twin island republic her home away from home. The new and different sights she experiences here motivate her to express what she sees and feels in her oil paintings. Lara studied for four years at the Lvivi National Academy of the Arts in Ukraine and has exhibited her work there several times over the last few years. Her works belongs to many private collections.
Enrique Lobo is a highly acclaimed artist in his homeland, Venezuela. Though his training at the University of the Andes was in architecture, he gave up his profession as an architect to follow his passion as a full time artist. Enrique’s paintings, in heavy and usually bright brush strokes, are a true reflection of the region and appear totally spontaneous. Though on closer observation, his architectural background assists in creating great balance and harmony in his work.