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Industry Arts
Occupation Artist
Location St. Louis, MO, United States
Introduction Lisa Ober, a native of the St. Louis area is a representational artist best known for her pastel and oil portraits of children and adults. Collectors have recognized Lisa’s portraits and still life paintings for their exquisite realism and detail. She received her formal training at the School of Fine Arts at Washington University in St. Louis. Lisa began painting portraits as a college student, and has since completed over a thousand commissions. Her most notable clients include CEOs of Fortune 100 companies, Supreme Court Justices, local, state and nationally elected officials, the Pope and other clergy, as well as a myriad of sports icons. Lisa is a co-owner of Ober Anderson Gallery in Kirkwood, Missouri, which displays sample portraits and exhibits her still life paintings. When she is not in her studio she travels as a pastel and oil workshop instructor, appears as a featured speaker in a variety of venues and is actively involved in the St. Louis Artists’ Guild. At home, she has a supportive husband, two teenagers and two demanding dogs.