Karen Colville is a Visionary earthly fine contemporary Artist whom has experienced a greater part of the world,with a greater insightful global international perspective with ecological sophistication her work is visual and a spiritual connection to the natural world.I create what I see, I create visionary I create what I experience, I create what I dream
The beginning of break free artistic freedom starts in a collective dimension in consciousness and energies, my work is real 3d and then explores realms a reflection of greater life forms energy with interdimensional multiversal visual, is sacred energies in connection to divine and natural spirit in a contemporary manner. I feel the mountain stream the rocks Ocean and vibration as connection and seeking representation with your prescence and gallery. I express the abstract as dimensions portals of consciousness.I have a greater sensitivity to the super natural and respect for the natural world and humanity living with the natural world expressed in vibrant energy and colours.
My work is also very West Coast, North and South based on real life experiences,travel and study,gallery visits, spending time in nature, studying Northern and South coast artists as Maynard Dickson and beloved Emily Carr of course the Masters more important to visually say I have my own voice and style.I have lived it world wide and back to my roots, now let's celebrate it with representation and client relationship connection.There is a subtlety of supernatural spirit essence carried out with iridescent paints.I give and receive love in creation.Your gallery is in alignment with my purpose,I have worked very hard and proud of my collection of art works.
Karen is represented by Charles Saatchi in the UK and her work is on Sattchi online,prints are available.Karen's background is in arts marketing event planning fundraising and in the music industry,she is interested in natural living and her work is diverse as aesthetic to any Collector.
There is a painting or hand made art item you really want ,prices are negotiable to be considerate of present economic times, consider there is conceptualization,visual perception,quality of materials and skill set as investment of bringing energies to a visual medium ,you are welcome to make an offer.
Prints of my work are available for purchase www.saatchionline.com karencolville or place my name in their search engine and my portfolio will come up.Karen is also on SEE ME out of NYC.
Recent Art News: November-December 2013 Karen Colville is supporting Sensible B.C. repeal Cannabis prohibition campaign with her original B.C. nature works mountain landscape and Pacific Ocean Mantra paintings and a handmade carry repurposed designer hand bag with respect to Marc Emery Political Activist extradited to the USA and infor transfer back to Canada and with approval from Dana Larsen of Sensible B.C..The paintings will be auctioned off to the non profit for fundraising purposes.
Karen with a hand up art collection booklet. Karen Colville earthly fine art collection a limited edition keepsake booklet, and priced at $10.00 per booklet hand signed collectors edition.You may preorder, a healing hands up recovery project, note orders may take up to 2-4 weeks delivery depending where you are.I accept Pay Pal as payment inquire for address.Let me know here or email inquiry email@example.com this project is on for a limited time, liberty and real living is independence.
Update news: Karen is representing natural health High on Health www.HighonHealth.ca and refer Karen sent you.
Karen Colville's sacred journey centred around a consciousness philosophy of cultures, humanities in values with our planet and the galactic multiverse.Diversity,spirituality upscale earth harmony balance are themes found in her art work.She visited different sacred spaces, some of the work transcends the third dimension, there is a deeper respect for diversity indigneous culture,spirituality, respecting different beliefs,and dimensions other than the third as visionary and contemporary are timeless.
Karen resides in Durham Ontario and is active in community and cultural life and plans to relocate artist-in residence on a permanent basis.
Original art pieces on this site direct are priced below gallery rates, some works are negotiable,you are welcome to visit and view pieces by appointment. Karen Colville also exhibits on a regular basis,so many people may view and enjoy her work.
News: "Sedona Journey" is in the International Competition for Contemporary Artists
Print Media: Karen is featured in the Feb 2013 issue on art and travel Artist Vagabond
Karen Colville's falcon mural is in the film "Knowing Falcon Man"premiered Toronto International film festival 2013
New for 2013 Karen is on Society6.com/karencolville selling affordable prints and also has prints Saatchi online for sale. Karen Colville, prices are what is listed on their site.
My falcon mural selected for exhibit in NYC later this year still negotiating.
Note contact and inquire on a artwork you may be interested,prices are also negotiable within reason ,a studio visit appointment ,please inquire firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Exhibits and Shows 2013
2013 Karen Colville is a member of Pine Ridge Arts
Global Art League, Montreal Art Centre ,Montreal Quebec July 20th-August 17th 2013
July 19th 2013 Gala
May 2013-June 2013 Clarington Municipal Hall,Bowmanville,Ontario VAC.
May 4th 2013 Art Fusion Toronto, Mel Lastman Square: may be there in person in recovery.
Art Fusion January 19th 585 Dundas
Street East,Daniels Spectrum, fire spinners aerialists, break dancers,exotic belly dancers,Visual Artists,Toronto,Ontario
2012-2013 Kerti Salon Spa and wellness centre, gallery Pearson Lanes downtown Whitby 101 1/2 Mary Street during regular business hours. telephone 905-493-7200.
Karen Colville is a featured Artist in Durham Region Social Networks
Community Art Kudos :November 25th,2012-December 2012 donated a number of art works to the Marshal chemo fund Hunters Horn,Whitby,Ontario fund raiser,collectively with different events as arts culture night,art on the patio, the Hunters Horn with all participants raised$5000.00 for Marshal's family that says something about community spirit.
.Exhibit Royal Canadian Legion Whitby Ontario,Colborne Street November 4th, 2012 Eco evolution works will be there handcrafted and painted arts.
Arts Culture Nite @ the Hunters Horn 6 p.m.-11 p.m. 965 Dundas Street West there shall be Artists, Musicians, Comedians, local talent .Thanks Rob,class act.
Show date: The labyrynth within Art for mental awareness September 29th,2012 @2:00p.m.proceeds donated to CMHA
Murphys Pub & Grill 15 Simcoe Street, part of proceeds shall be donated exhibit is in a community group setting there will also be a poetry reading
To view artwork go to Photos
Evolution in contemporary art
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ABOUT karen colvil
using recycled, reclaimed, or natural materials whenever possible, personal accountability to the issues humanity faces in connection.
: CCompeted in NYC Art Meets Times Square.artistswanted.org/atts20"Collect Me" to help me win $10,000 and a show in the most immense exhibition of art in New York
Exoevolution eco world evolving paradox presentation collaborative Artist Karen Colville expresses world diversity controversial opinions about human nature and the Cosmos, a post metaphysical futurist presentation perspective in evolving exo consciousness and artistic multi dimensions.
April 2nd-October 2012
Co Workative 12285 Yonge Street
Giving back collaborating to co create a positive paradigm timeline: Karen is a co Creator collaborator with Creative Celebration raising funds for L'ARCHE Daybreak Craft Arts Studio Day Program and is donating one of her paintings as a fund raiser draw and accepting donations.
Scotia Bank eco living,Bowmanville Clarington for Spring Style goes Sustain able has one of Karen's fabric eco creations on display in the lounge for the month of April 2012 part of any proceeds raised from the patronage of Karen's eco creation, a donation from the purchase of her fabric art will be made in memory of Jack Mc Ginnis founder of Durham Sustain ability, Ontario eco educational program for children.Tax receipt as donation will be on request.For the month of June 2012 Eco Green Sea Turtle
2010 UAE,AbuDhabi Ghaf Gallery there is also a You Tube Video
Karen is represented online Saatchi Online portfolio and prints are available
Thankyou KX96 and CKDO for your community announcement of Karen with Durham Sustainability and partnering charitable business in Durham Region
October 30th,2011 Karen participated in the reality television show Toronto, Art for Love there were over 2000 Artists and 50 Artists were selected for the final show. Karen received much needed media exposure for her charitable works and collaborated on a mural.October 2011- November 2011 Community Partners Thank You Scotia Bank, Bowmanville Clarington Branch, Greg Lewis Statefarm Newcastle, Bola Simcoe Street,Oshawa, Mexico Lindo, Oshawa, Visual Arts Centre Clarington for displaying my original art work in fund raising for Giving Back In Guatemala 100 % of my Mayan Collection smaller works will be donated,and
A Gift of Art ,Newcastle for Denise House.
Diversity humanity: Karen's goal is to live,help others,develop her business in natural transition and work in studio earth ship eco dome home.
Announcement: Please Donate for downloading this helps pay for independent music and goes toward worthwhile projects go to Kerala Music and hit the donate button a new release ep original . Thanks Kindly!!
Be The Change & In a Dream
Kerala music Artist( Karen Colville) original song, Vocals and Producer Bryan Ruckstuhl on Music Guitars Studio 169
available for download here and on reverb nation.Please go to Kerala Music and hit the donation button and make a donation to support Karen and her worthwhile causes.
September 13th,2011- Karen is donating 100% of her Mayan Collection paintings with proof of donation and matching equivalent per painting to raise funds for for a build earthship home green sustainable and clean drinking water for Maria Gabriel and kids in Guatemala with Earthship Biotech partners,Long Way home inc.org www.earthship.com .Karen will be selling from her home and various locations around Durham Region.
Diverse * Cultural* Environment
About Karen Colville: Karen is a fine diverse artist, she is passionate with art as a means to better understand the world respecting diversity and her work is diverse in world culture as it is contemporary,alternative as independent, self taught studied OCAD and with independent studies visiting studios mentors and individual projects across Canada and around the globe as an international Artist.Karen believes beauty with creativity as healthy energy bridges cultural understanding and bilateral relationships to better understanding toward acceptance dissipates the ugliness of destruction and abuses of people and planet effected by war,controlling corrupt Cabals and of every day people to a more peaceful direction.The development of open spaces with freedom of expression opens perspectives to a wider world.Connections keep the world a small place.
She makes textile art ,original handmade, eco bag creator folk creations and into natural health and humanitarian causes with partnerships in organization.
Karen is also lobbyist for industrial hemp and a goal toward natural living.To view Karen's art and eco inspired hand made creations with org projects go to Photos.
Karen is building another collection for her exhibits in studio and is also preparing to give workshops as artist-in-residence 2012.
For any questions regarding art or to set a private studio appointment contact the artist by email contact: firstname.lastname@example.orgGo to the Photos section to see art.
Artist Statement: We continue to learn and expand in a different mediums of expression our experience as living in 3d. Art is a lifetime dedication of connecting community passion and finding support investment as a passion with charitable cause, with originality and unique style exploration life without art there is not life it is a celebration of visions and opposing forces of expression with a sense of freedom, escaping the boundaries of beauty into contemporary creativity resourceful and individual expression respecting diversity. This dimension or reality and world is a business is a controlled illusion this is why I enjoy exploring concepts of multi dimensions two and three layers of light and texture in my work with diverse influence of expression from interaction along with world culture. It goes beyond stepping outside the anticipated norm of the boundaries created it flows it layers and engages every participant with every experience coloring outside the lines and seeing what is there so to speak while developing intellectual concepts. Intricate layers of light and activity with mediums. Her work has a Mediterranean influence
Art is the vehicle of understanding that words do not articulate with description and creatively making sense of this Universe Post Modern Societies and the changes going on in present day reality. Creating art, my work is always mastery and experimentation one of a kind and with influences of my journey with others in this experience and around the world with a peaceful resolution. My natural handmade creations are also a reflection of my values of earth with experience.
Karen's art is involved in a number of causes an arts projects around the world and involved in local community projects and helping differently abled and building on solutions on projects .Collector, private consultations may be made by appointment. info@ karencolvilleart.org
Some pieces are reserved to donation offer many served for charity fund raising community work and charitable projects.
The hand made eco fiber and fine art work is and also involved in a number of charitable worthwhile causes she believes in.
Bio: Karen Colville recently evolved to a diverse contemporary portfolio from traditional emerging to Post Modern expressionism ; Abstract & contemporary artist painting and drawing professionally for over ten years now into fiber,textile art,eco creations using more environmentally sound materials with plans on working with hemp fibers.
She studied OCAD and is Independent as self taught and has workshopped mentoring with established Artists.Her art work is hand made,some pieces are handsewn,embroidered and with a variety of natural methods characterized by vibrant colors and rich, bold and soft ambient to relax to luminous shimmering reflecting light. n accomplished travelled international artist.The new fiber works are posted in the photos section and reusable eco totes.Karen also understand art is a luxury that there is a art work you really prefer to invest in or purchase do not hesistate to contact email@example.com to set an appointment or email an offer and you will know in 24hours that offer has been accepted.
2011 exhibits and community participation
Sunday 12 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.,November 13th,2011 exhibiting original Art of Karen Colville at the Admirals Club, Club House,Port of Newcastle 500 Lakebreeze Dr & Newcastle, ON Exit Mill Street of the 401 and head south to the lake.Contact Information Tel: 905.987.5146
Latest Entries: Premio Artelaguna Venice ,Italy 2011 rentering 2012-2013
Karen has a campaign October-November 2011 to raise funds for Giving back To Guatemala www.earthship.com guatemala proof of donation and or 100% of selected Mayan Collection art funds raised will be donated to this build.Thank you Scotia Bank,Bowmanville,Greg Lewis,State Farm Newcastle,Bola Oshawa Simcoe Street,Mexico Lindo,Simcoe Street ,Oshawa, Visual Arts Centre Clarington for your support in displaying my works in alternative community fund raising.
Karen is also raising funds for Denise House with her butterfly mariposa paintings and WIN Women in Networking group Durham Region.Karen has already donated two small original paintings for WIN Denise House fund raiser Shopaganza Saturday November 12th 11a.m-4pm Westminister UnitedChurch,1850 Rossland Road East,Whitby.
October 30th participated in inArt For Love Art rea,lity TV 2000 Artists arrived 100 then, 50 finalists call backs were selected for the show Karen interviewed with the Judges and participated in mural collaboration the event was filmed for television.
The Visual Arts Centre of Clarington Thirty First Annual Juried Show Of Fine Arts October 23-November 13th,2011 reception 2;00-4:00p.m October 23rd,2011
la perle arab le legere selected for the show Juror Steven Frank.
News: Four of Karen's art works have been selected for Dystonia Research and Curry's Art Exhibition Auction Fundraiser the auction will start now through the month of December 2011.
Camfest Orono FairgroundsSaturday August 20th, 2011 will be on exhibit with art works
Karen showed some of her Mayan influenced creations Mexico Lindo on July 22nd,2011 Oshawa with 20 Artists & Musicians in the city.Elton John is coming to town and tickets sold out in 45 minutes.Elton is an avid Art Collector.
Worthwhile charitable projects.INSTRUMENTS AND EASELS FUNDRAISER!Silent Art Auction, Art + Craft Sale and Live Musical Performances
In support of Oshawa Community Health CenterINSTRUMENTS AND EASELS FUNDRAISER!Silent Art Auction, Art + Craft Sale and Live Musical Performances
In support of Oshawa Community Health CenterDATE: Friday January 28thTIME: 6-PM 9PMLOCATION: The Oshawa Community Health Centre, 115 Grassmere Ave. Oshawa Ontario, L1H 3X7 (905) 723 0036.
November 2010-2011 Karen's hand created eo fiber art portrait of H.H.General Sheikh Bin Zayed Al Nayhan inspired by The Islamic Art exhibit AbuDhabi, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed is a Patron of the Islamic Art exhibit where Karen was in attendance and met the Prince. Karen's original contemporary eco portrait inspired by the Islamic embroidery exhibit in AbuDhabi UAE will be displayed at the UAE Embassy in Ottawa,Canada with HE Mohamed Abdulla Ghafli Ambassador to the UAE to Canada.
Arts & Culture be used as a better means of working on relations with peaceful negotiations with both countries.
2011 internatinal and Canada development project: Karen plans to shift a focus to project creating organizational work living more with the earth with values,an earthship or earth ship community insulated with industrial hemp,natural garden and hopes beyond with action to create an intentional community where people may escape imposed poverty and live in a comfortable means in peace.There are many obstacles in place and politics as most are monetary and this project may not see the light of day.Meanwhile lobbying for industrial hemp is world wide.
Peaceful negotiations with culture and arts as a means of understanding and ethical fairness in business dealings locally and international relations.
INSTRUMENTS AND EASELS FUNDRAISER!Silent Art Auction, Art + Craft Sale and Live Musical PerformancesIn support of Oshawa Community Health Center
representation 2010A Gift of Art Newcastle
June 2010 30'x30" Ghaf Gallery,AbuDhabi,UAE
attended Opening Gala
July 2010 Wooden Boat fest Port of Newcastle Arts fest
September 18th-27th A Travelers Theme : Tales told through contemporary art and photography
Opening Reception September 18 · 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Studio 561,561 Bloor Street West,Toronto
October 2010:Connections 5, September 24th-October 24th,2010 Toronto,Ontario Venue V tape, 401 Richmond Street West,Sponsored by CTV
United Artists of Durham ,Memorial Bandshell, Oshawa,Ontario Culture Week September 25th,2010
Art in The Park Sponsored by Citrus Media
October 2010: Scotia Bank nuit blanche October 2,20106:57 p.m. to sunrise featured 561 Bloor Street West(Bathurst) Toronto
Karen is now on Celeste Prize an international site and competition from all over the globe www.celesteprize.com/artwork/ido:68843/
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