Welcome to my world of people and interior spaces
LIGHT, SILENCE and TRUTH
"The challenge is capturing the light and the silence in intimate spaces just before something changes. "
Anglars Bourg, 46140 Anglars Juillac
A Visual Journey
After careers as an actor and interior designer and extensive travel Karina, driven by a need to create and reflect, selected France to fulfill the ambition to be a portrait and interiors artist. She exhibits in Paris on the Isle de Saint Louis, and extensively in South West France and the UK. Her countryside studio overlooking the medieval chateau of Anglars is open to visitors. Within her work Karina is drawn to and fascinated by history and her sense of location. She primarily uses the techniques oil, watercolour and graphite in her two dimensional work and multimedia in her evocative installation work.
Karina's passion and zest for art is carried forward to nonviolent peace building and to being an active campaigner for disarmament.
Exhibitions, teaching +
Galerie DDG , 54 rue St Louis sur L'ile, 75004 Paris
Karina is delighted to be permanently represented by the exclusive Galerie DDG with it's discerning international clientele. Her beautifully presented paintings of interiors can be seen in this boutique gallery throughout the year and are available for shipping worldwide.
Welome to the Studio
You are welcome to visit Karina working in her atelier and view or purchase the works on display. Karina is also open to the proposition of commissions of portraits of interiors or persons.
Please ring to before arrival. 06 76 87 91 73;
22nd to 30th May 2021 Goujounac 46250 France
Karina will be exhibiting as part of biennial Goujoun'art which this year is dedicated to female artists. This festival takes place in various historic buildings temporarily converted into exhibition spaces in the beautiful village of Goujounac in the Borraine, Lot. It is always a pleasure in terms of rural architecture and artistic patrimoine.
Karina exposera dans le cadre de la biennale Goujoun'art qui, cette année, est consacrée aux femmes artistes. Ce festival se déroule dans divers bâtiments historiques temporairement convertis en espaces d'exposition dans le beau village de Goujounac en Borraine, dans le Lot. C'est toujours un plaisir en termes d'architecture rurale et de patrimoine artistique.
GALERIE L'APP'ART avril 2021
Conversations with Light
APRIL 12th to 24th Perigueux 24000 France
In collaboration with the gallery Karina will be exploring the painting of Light. She will be showing sketches, charcoal drawings and paintings and new works investigating the painting process of shadow, light and colour.
En collaboration avec la galerie, Karina explorera la peinture de la Lumière. Elle présentera des croquis, des dessins au fusain et des peintures, ainsi que de nouvelles œuvres qui étudient le processus pictural de l'ombre, de la lumière et de la couleur.