"We have inner spiritual states of peaceful perfection but we also live in the ‘outer’ world of desires, agitation, conflict and unrest. How do we bridge these two states of being to find a balance, peace, and happiness ?"
Thea Lanzisero is a polymedia artist from Huntington, NY and has been creating sculpture and installations for over 10 years. She has produced numerous public art commissions including the Town of Huntington Dress Armour sculpture for permanent installation at Arboretum Park’s Anne Frank Memorial Garden, Dix Hills, NY. She has received grants and awards including a NYFA SOS, NYSCA, and 2 JPMorgan Chase Individual Artist grants as well as an American Bamboo Society award. She has been featured in the NY Times and LI Pulse Artist VIP list and has been featured in ArtNews and the Brooklyn Rail, She has shown in venues in the New York, the US and abroad including the Heckscher Museum, Huntington, NY, Sculpture Key West, Governor’s Island, the Brooklyn Bridge Park, Roanoke, VA, New Orleans, and Rhodes, Greece, Sassi Matera, & Brescia, Italy, and Stavanger, Norway. Thea is a Professor of Art at CUNY Brooklyn College and the Borough of Manhattan Community College.