Born in 1970. From 1990 to 1997 Ilze studied at the Latvian Academy of Arts. Having won the grant, 1995 to 1996 she was on the traineeship course at the Humboldt State University of Arcata, California, USA. She graduated from the Latvian Academy of Arts (MFA: Ceramics, 2006). The artist has participated in exhibitions and symposiums in Denmark, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, and Sweden since 1989, she has also arranged a number of solo exhibitions. Since 2000 she has been a member of the Latvian Artists’ Union. Ilze is a studio artist and also she teaches at the Jelgava Art School.
The artist was a participant of the symposium in 2010.