Liz McKay’s vibrant works draw their essence from smoky bars, sultry jazz singers, romantic couples, European cafes and childhood memories. Beautiful and stylish, yet at times whimsical and emotional, her paintings are a search to find something of beauty.
The figures in McKay’s works convey intriguing expressions and the interaction between the painted figures invite the viewer to explore the unwritten thoughts and feelings between them.”
Sensually curved figures and intimate surroundings, Liz McKay’s work has the ever slight hint of 1920’s architecture, curves and textures are overlaid with compelling explorations of mood and human interaction. The emotional presence is always felt. Intensely expressive in colour and form, Liz McKay’s paintings are a quiet emotional universe of love, friendship and solitude.