Sister, your blood is sacred. Your blood is righteous. Your blood is magic. The choice is yours to honor and revere the embodiment of the sacred feminine that lives within you. - Artist - Larissa Morais
Larissa Morais, 1966 | Figurative / Still Life painter
Russian painter⏭ Лариса Морейс is influenced by everything in her life. Her brush creates a realistic impression as if it couldn't possibly be anything but a photo. She views her subject matter as architecture. She sees the subject and presents it in a way that is usually not seen from the naked eye. Her favorite subject to paint is the human figure from which she brings a reality to the paintings where attention to detail is as strong as attention to the character of the model.
Larissa Morais received a BFA from the Moscow Theatrical Arts Institute and later attended the Graduate School of Restoration and Conservation to study the restoration and conservation of 15th and 16th century paintings. She considers that to restore a painting is to paint your own strokes to history. In her own work, Morais is influenced by all manner of personal experience. Her preferred subject is the human figure, which she likens to architecture. The male and female figures are…