Monthly Archives: February 2012

SC Biennial 2011 Exhibition

“The paintings of Karen Ann Myers explore the contours of female desire in a sex-saturated, pattern-rich contemporary feminist milieu steeped in ennui and longing. Her subjects often confront the viewer […]

Triangle Mosaic

I’m pretty close to finishing my second painting inspired by Italian mosaics (Triangle Mosaic, Oil on Panel, 20″ x 30″). I still have a lot of work to do on […]

I have a secret wish…

“The work of figurative painter Karen Ann Myers explicitly and unabashedly explores the ways in which women are affected by the hyper-sexualized and beauty-obsessed culture that colors our everyday experiences. […]

More Kaleidoscope Patchwork Quilts

Because the Kaleidoscope Patchwork Quilt was such a hit, I’ve decided to make two more! Below is a detail of what’s to come…lots of triangles!

SC Biennial 2011 Exhibition

“Myers’ subjects inhabit a charged psychological space, one that focuses on our cultural obsession with youth, beauty and glamor. The stories she tells of cocktail parties and power games are […]

Italian Mosaics

My next painting is inspired by Italian mosaics. Stay tuned…

Kaleidoscope Patchwork Quilt

I’m really enjoying working on this painting. Currently, I’m focusing on the quilt and deciding the type and degree of texture. We’ll see where that takes me…then onto the skin/hair.

Karen Ann Myers