Her work is greatly influenced by Russian realism and the colors she uses are inspired by her native Russian environment. Larissa currently resides in San Diego County and is active in the arts community. She also teaches art classes with a special focus on encouraging artistic development in children.
Larissa has created a large body of artwork including landscapes, portraits, still life, and abstract pieces. She works in oils, acrylics, ink pen and charcoal.
"I love all the heroes in my paintings. I paint people in a young and energetic environment and depict their interaction within a colorful setting," Larissa Gorikh.