KATHY COTTER

 

 

 

BIOGRAPHY

KATHY COTTER IS A SELF TAUGHT PAINTER LIVING AND WORKING IN PROVINCETOWN, MASS.
THE PARTICULAR BEAUTY, SETTING AND CHARACTER OF THE OUTER CAPE HAS INFORMED HER AESTHETIC AND HAS BEEN A BASIS FOR HER PAINTING STYLE AND INTERPRETATION OF SUBJECT. COTTER HAS DEVELOPED AVIBRANT AND PERSONAL TAKE ON THE MARRIAGE OF ENCAUSTIC PAINTING, COLLAGED ELEMENTS, AND TRADITIONAL OIL TECHNIQUE. SHE HAS HAD GALLERY REPRESENTATION SINCE 2007 AND BEEN A PART OF MANY GROUP AND JURIED SHOWS. HER WORKS ARE IN PRIVATE COLLECTIONS THROUGHOUT THE US AND BEYOND.

ARTIST STATEMENT

THIS SHOW IS A CONTINUATION OF MY FISH SERIES FROM "FISH, FOWL + NAVIGATE" pRESENTED AT A GALLERY IN PROVINCETOWN IN 2015. THE SUBJECT, PRIMARILY FISH, WAS ALLOWED TO BE EXPRESSED THROUGH VARIOUS COMBINATIONS OF TECHNIQUES RESULTING IN A WHOLE GREATER THAN THE SUM OF ITS PARTS.  IN 'SPLASH I AM CONTINUING TO EXPLORE NEW MATERIAL, COLORS, AND TECHNIQUES TO RENDER THE SUBJECT OF FISH, DELVING FURTHER INTO ABSTRACTION.

SPLASH SHOW 2016

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