About the Artist

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Lizzie Snow is a 23 year old visual artist, working under her artist name 'fortyonehundred'.
Inspired by fractals in nature, Lizzie creates contemporary explorations of the mandala and free flowing artworks. Lizzie creates original artworks, paints large scale murals, and releases limited edition prints & collectables. Lizzie is a New Zealander, now based in Canada having just opened her own art gallery in Tofino, BC..






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Collaborations
Collaboration is a core part of my experience and practice as an artist. I have collaborated with brands such as Lululemon, Converse, Topshop, GarageProject, 3WiseMen, All Birds, TEDx, Victoria University, Peugeot, AllBirds, The Paper Rain Project, Crafters Union Wines & SkillShare. I am proud to have been a brand ambassador for Lululemon New Zealand in 2017 & 2018. Please click here to view my collaborative work.

Supporting non-profit organizations
My artwork has allowed me to support non-profit organisations. I am honoured to have supported Clayoquot CleanUp, ThinkLadder, YouthLine, InsideOut, the Cameron Wilson Trust, Shakti Wellington Women’s refuge, Wellington Women's Refuge, Kapiti Youth Support and Rainbow Youth.

International mural artist
I paint murals internationally, having being commissioned to paint in Canada, America and New Zealand.  

Social media following
I interact daily with my social media community of over 120,000 people, sharing my creative process, and displaying & selling my artwork directly through my website, Instagram and Facebook pages. 

Exhibitions
I have been part of 10 group exhibitions, and have recently held my First Solo Exhibition at the Potocki Paterson Art Gallery, Wellington, New Zealand.



Qualifications


Master of Fine Arts
-       Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
-       Independent study: Fractals; Art, Nature and Human Connection

Bachelor of Design Innovation
-       Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
-       Majoring in Design for Social Innovation: Minoring in Philosophy