state of beings: paintings by karyn black



karyn black is a hamilton-based artist. she attended mcmaster university where she graduated with an honours degree in fine arts in 1998. since then, karyn has had the opportunity to work with many interior designers, creating custom canvases to suit the needs of their clients. the elements and principles of design, particularily line, texture, balance and colour are the inspiration for much of karyn’s work. currently, karyn is focused on compiling a new body of work exploring modern symbols and stereotypes and is awaiting the arrival of adopted twins from ethiopia.

you can see a selection of karyn’s paintings at the cafe until march 31st and a whole lot of them on her website:


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