Related Artists. Lia Cook was born November 24, 1942 in Ventura, California. Auction Records (1) For Sale (0) Signatures (0) Biography. Lia Cook is active/lives in California. Lia Cook is known for mixed media textile based artwork. The Artist. Auction Records. Upcoming Auctions (0) Wanted (0) Selected works (1) Quick Facts. Charts. She has been a professor at California College of the Arts since 1976. Faces and Mazes: Lia Cook University of North Texas Gallery Through December 12, 2009. Dealers (0) Publications. Learn about the artist and find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks, the latest news, and sold auction prices. Lia Cook. View Lia Cook’s artworks on artnet. Resources. Buy / Sell. Lia Cook, Sample for Spatial Ikat III, woven sample for tapestry, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration, 1977.47.6 Place an Ad. San Francisco Bay Area artist who combines weaving with photography, painting, video, digital technology and neuroscience. Get Alerts . For Lia Cook, cloth is “ both mundane and extraordinary.” The recipient of many national and international fellowships and awards, Cook has been creating expressive “ woven paintings” for years, but has recently developed themes that comment on icons of art history. She lives and works in Berkeley, California and is known for her weavings which expanded the traditional boundaries of textile arts. California artist Lia Cook shows the rosy-cheeked faces of young girls in her artwork intricately woven into maze-like patterns using an electronic Jacquard loom. Lia Cook is a recognized innovator in the craft of textiles. What's my art worth? Lia Cook is an American fiber artist noted for her work combining weaving with photography, painting, and digital technology. Overview .