ABOUT

lizriviereLiz has worked in art galleries, documentary film, major photography agencies and publishing houses in Paris, New York and Hong Kong.
At Smith College, Liz was co-editor of the long-standing annual poetry and art journal Grécourt Review and a gallery assistant at the Smith College Museum of Art.  A summer internship in the Editorial Department at Magnum Photos, New York followed.  During her junior year in Paris, she balanced internships with Magnum photographer Marc Riboud and Galerie Zabriskie while taking academic courses at the Sorbonne. Upon graduation, Liz Riviere returned to Paris to work for a Paris-based documentary film and production company devoted to producing films on international writers and artists for Arté and TV5.   Liz then moved to New York City and worked as an account executive for Image Bank (now Getty Images), focusing on the visual and publishing market– researching, licensing and negotiating photography rights to both academic and trade publishers.  For over a decade, Liz worked with Hard Press Editions, an art book publisher, in both editorial and marketing roles.
Liz now runs an independent consultancy to work with highly creative individuals and businesses to visualize, develop and launch a variety of projects.
Her writing has appeared in Brooklyn Rail.
She resides in Southern California, with her husband and two sons.