Riva Lehrer

Liz Carr (2011)
acrylic on panel – 24 x 12 inches

Riva Lehrer is an artist, writer and curator whose work focuses on issues of physical identity and the socially challenged body. She is best known for representations of people with impairments, and those whose sexuality or gender identity have long been stigmatized.

Carr stars as forensic scientist Clarissa on “Silent Witness” on the BBC. Comedian and former co-host of “OUCH” on BBC radio, along with Mat Fraser. Currently premiering “Assisted Suicide: The Musical” in London. https://www.rivalehrerart.com/