Local Artist in Residence
18th Street Campus | 1653 18th Street #6, Santa Monica, CA 90404
Luciana Abait is an Argentine painter and photo-artist who has lived in Miami and now lives and works in Los Angeles. Abait’s current project, Mixed Nature Series, creates the viewers of witnessing a new visual nature through creation of manipulated landscapes and installations.
Abait’s work has been shown in galleries, museums, and international art fairs throughout the United States, Europe, Latin America and Asia. She has also completed numerous corporate and public art commissions. Some of her solo exhibitions include A Mid Morning Garden Dream and Underwater Series at the Los Angeles International Airport, Flow, Blue at the Rockford College Art Museum in Illinois, Still Chambers at Mackey Gallery in Houston, New Works at Jean Albano Gallery in Chicago, Swimming Rooms at the Miami-Dade Department of Cultural Affairs in Miami, Into the Blue in Buenos Aires, Argentina at 180 Grados de Arte Contemporaneo and Visual Fields in TaiKoo Place, Hong Kong.
One of her latest projects is Aquarium, a large scale backlit installation which is being exhibited at Los Angeles International Airport, Terminal 3, until 2015. She is also developing Water Cities, which will be shown at LAX in 2015-2016.