Lisa Swerling

Lisa Swerling

San Anselmo, CA, United States

About Lisa Swerling

Glass Cathedrals are a series of miniature worlds in boxes, each containing a sparkling parallel world reflecting the poignancy, absurdity and beauty of our own.

Many artboxes are uniquely customized, commissioned to capture special events, places, people or memories.


1991-4 Philosophy, Politics and Economics: New College Oxford University.


March 19-22, 2020 / The Other Art Fair
Trumans’s Brewery in Brick Lane, London.

April 16-19, 2020 / The Other Art Fair
Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, LA.

Sept 3- Oct 30, 2020 / “Places to play in and pray in” Celebrating CA State and National Parks.
Point Reyes National Park, Bear Valley Visitor Center.

Sept 5-7, 2020 – Labor Day Weekend
“Cinerama II” Miniature Film Worlds
Mixx Gallery, Telluride, CO.


April 26 to June 10, 2019
Here, it’s beautiful (Bay Area) / Rare Device, 600 Divisadero Street San Francisco
An exhibition dispersed around the Bay Area, in secret spots, treasured landmarks and community spaces. The final exhibition was at Rare Device, San Francisco

March 28 to 31, 2019
The Other Art Fair / Magic Box, Los Angeles

November 22 2018 to Jan 27, 2019
The Swerling Circus of Small / The Anthropologie Gallery, Kings Road, London.