is a Latvian artist who currently specialises in paper making and pulp paintings.
She is based in Latvia's capital city of Riga.
Ilze attended Riga College of Applied Arts from 1985-1989 and in 1999 received a BA from the Latvian Academy of Art in restoration and painting. In 2001 she received a Postgraduate Master's Workshop Diploma in painting.
In 2006 Ilze became a member of SAVA (San Antonio Visual Artists) and, in 2010, a member of Texas Wax San Antonio. In 2009, one of her hand made paper works was awarded 2nd place in a juried group show Art and Archaeology at SAVA gallery, San Antonio. In 2008 she was awarded the opportunity to participate in the Creative Capital Professional Development Retreat for Artists, the Cultural Collaborative Office of Cultural Affairs, City of San Antonio.
Ilze's submission for the Personal Histories exhibition is a family collaboration entitled "The Winter of My Gratitude".
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