Santa Cruz painter, Maia Negre, is honored to be Merge4's first female artist.
A first generation American, her mother from Hong Kong and father from France, Maia's artistry flourished in her diverse cultural foundations from a very young age.
Most renowned for her dreamy surfscapes, mermaids, abstract florals, and coastal landscapes, Maia's work is both captivating and inspiring, and she has become one of Santa Cruz's most beloved and popular artists.
When not in her studio painting, this gentle powerhouse of an artist and athlete can be found on the tennis court, in the yoga studio, or surfing in the sea. Stay tuned for more to come from Maia."