Lilian R. Engel


My sculptures break out of rough stone and wood coming to life by form, movement and emotion. I am inspired by the beauty within nature and the dynamics of human form moving through space.  With organic forms I celebrate the connection of all living things, breaking out of constructs, or being still and introspective.


Ms. Engel has exhibited her sculpture extensively in both New York City and Providence, Rhode Island. Her work has been purchased by private collectors in the United States and France, and is also part of the Art Students League of New York’s permanent collection. She is the recipient of numerous awards.


Ms. Engel earned a BA in Liberal Arts at Rhode Island College and a Certificate in Graphic Design at the Center for the Media Arts in New York. She discovered her passion for sculpture at the Art Students League of New York and during her time at the Pietrasanta Carving School in Italy. She currently lives and has a studio in Long Island City, NY.  


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