About LENA

   Southern California Native Lena Rushing is a contemporary-narrative artist and curator, committed to connecting with the public through art.  Rushing supports a variety of nonprofit organizations by offering art to auction for fundraising events and spent a decade volunteering art lessons with children at her neighborhood school.   Her work typically features a strong, unconventional female presence and relies heavily on symbolism. Whether meticulously constructing shadow-boxes or wielding a paintbrush Lena Rushing’s provocative imagery is testimony to her boundless imagination and artistic perseverance.