The work ”Money Business on FT” with a ape sitting in ”the thinker pose”. One of the most well know poses, symbolizing creative minds at work and inner struggle. Shown at a bronze statue in Paris by the artist Rodin. Lisas ”Monkey Business” transfers the thinker pose to the animal world. Sketched directly on Financial Times, this work symbolizes the financial industry not at all times acting with honesty and good faith.
Le Canard Enchainé, in English”The feathered duck”, is a French weekly magazine with elements of satire, investigative journalism and humor. ”Canard” is an age-old slang for ”newspaper” in French. Sketched on this artwork is the Muscovy duck.
"Bounty Hunter - Intergalactic Trade War"
The work ”Intergalactic Trade War - Bounty Hunter” is about trade war between different countries.
Lisa Törner lives and works in Stockholm and she practically grew up in an artist's studio. It is her father, the potter and illustrator Bernt Törner who inspired and encouraged her to paint already as a child.
Lisa has a unique design technique combining historic financial events and communicating that message via animals sketched and painted directly on financial press.