Lyudmila Leybovich was born in Odessa, Ukraine. During the World War II, together with her family she was evacuated into Tashkent, Uzbekistan in order to escape nazi. Fortunately they survived all the hardship, and after the war they’ve returned to Odessa.
She was dreaming to become an architect, so as she graduated from high school, she applied to the Civil Engineering University of Odessa. Being jewish – neve got a chance to become an architect.
Although she never got a chance to get special art education, all her life she had a desire to become an artist.
In 1994 Lyudmila immigrated into United States. New York became her her home. This was a moment when her long time dream became reality.
She is actively working since 1999. Using oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastel, and graphic techniques, she created many artworks. And with a passage of time, she grew as real mature artist
«Young housekeeper”, acrylic ,16”x20”
“Stages of Jewish history”, acrylic ,24”x30”
“The winter garden by the window”, acrylic,24” x 24”
“Autumn gift”, acrylic”, 20” x 30”,