Lavinia Smith-Lewis is an English classically trained artist. She gained her degrees in Art and Design in the UK and, after travelling the world extensively, has settled on the beautiful Central Coast of New South Wales in Australia. Having also worked in the film and television industry Lavinia has enjoyed a creative, varied life. Working in multiples disciplines that, amongst others, include Drawing, Painting, Printing, Sculpture, Textiles, and Photography. Lavinia believes that the plethora of mediums matches her openness of mind stating
“I enjoy the energy of a challenge, of the new and that is what l attempt to imbue in my work for all to observe, experience and share.”
Lavinia has also designed interactive art installations in both the education and corporate sector. Along with commissions and personal work she is currently involved in a collaborative project within her own community. Lavinia sells her art worldwide, and has won various awards. Notably her drawing of ‘Omni – the Grand Mother tree of Darkinjung land’ hangs inside Parliament House in Canberra, Australia.