Category 'Art Exhibits'

30
Mar

“The Show” @ Michael Mitchell’s Gallery March 27,2015

These are the photos from opening night at Michael Mitchell’s Gallery, Charleston art show. Showing wild horse captured on canvas as wild horse paintings

20
Mar

Charleston Spring Paintings At Michael Mitchell’s March 27, 2015

These are the larger wild horse paintings done for the Charleston art show at Michael Mitchell’s Gallery.

18
Dec

Minis, Wild Horse Paintings for the Holiday

I had so much fun painting these “minis”, mini-paintings for the Michael Mitchell Gallery in Charleston, SC. These 12″ x 12″ wild horse paintings are acrylic on canvas works of wild horses of the southwest. Each piece features black horses on silver, bronze or copper grass on layered white background. @2014 Karen Keene Day

23
Oct

Wild Horse Paintings in Telluride, Colorado!

This month I’m excited to let you know that my latest wild horse paintings are on display at La Cocina de Luz, in Telluride, Colorado. Telluride Colorado is a stunning mountain town that sits at 9,000′ in the San Juan Mountains of southwest Colorado, near our summer home of Ouray, Colorado. Host to a world famous ski […]

27
Apr

Bounce in Anthraquinone Blue

Moments With Wild Horses # 195 Bounce, wild stallion Spring Creek Basin/Dis.Val/CO. 48 x 60” @2014 It was 2007, just before the BLM roundup In Spring Creek Basin. I was driving along the top of a narrow cliff and saw a beautiful black stallion below. Even looking at him from a distance, I felt a […]

24
Apr

Hollywood in Pyrrole Red

Moments With Wild Horses #197 Hollywood @2014 48×72” On a research trip into Disappointment Valley, June 2012, photographer TJ Holmes and documentor of the Spring Creek Basin Wild Horses, and I found the wild stallion Comanche missing from his band family. Kestrel his mare, and daughters yearling Juniper, and Madison were alone! Odd for a […]

27
Oct

New summer paintings in Michael Mitchell Gallery 2013

This 2013 summer brought me again to the desert of Disappointment Valley in southwestern Colorado to see the Spring Creek Basin wild horses I love so much, both in the Basin and in the Sanctuary.  Returning  to their desolate homeland year after year, since 2003 , getting in touch with their family units, reminds me again of what […]

29
Dec

A Softer Twister

Earlier this year I went back into this painting and painted a blue glaze over it. I like it better because the letters are no longer the most important. Twister is.

18
Apr

Spring Creek Wild Horse Painting

Wild horses  peeking  out from behind bushes, though still visible, feel safer.  They make me laugh when they do this.  I always wanted to share this humor, being sure to keep the energy of this wild horse  intact.  I used an open weave of Japanese rice paper, dipping it in light green acrylic paint to […]

11
Dec

Recent Works December 11, 2010

A closeup of Duke, a magnificent wild stallion in Disappointment Valley,Spring Creek Basin. This herd is located in the desert between Norwood and Dove Creek,Colorado. He is an older stallion, living with horses whose families were broken up by the 2007 Roundup by the US gov’t/BLM(Bureau of Land Management). He seems to be the wise […]