Celebrating 30 Years of
JANUARY 28, 2022
Artwalk Gainesville is a self-guided art experience of local galleries, artist studios, and cultural events in beautiful Gainesville, Florida.
The goal of this event is to celebrate the arts in our community and to showcase the venues and businesses that support the arts.
Held the last Friday of each month from 7 to 10 pm, Artwalk Gainesville is an exciting, fun way to experience the amazing wealth of creativity the Gainesville community has to offer.
"I love to dance. I studied ballet behind the Iron Curtain in Bulgaria, and arrived in the States a few months after the Berlin Wall came down.
I performed on stage as a dancer for many years before photography and the visual arts captured my interest.
Ballet remains my first love, but now I try to dance with my pictures. Dance is so ethereal, a moment in time. Exactly what a photograph can be..."
Over ten years of experience as a professional Graphic Designer with a focus on Marketing and Communications.
Fine Artist with a passion for Printmaking and Photography.
Co-President for AIGA
"My art embraces who I am, there is always more than you see. My work is a true reflection of my life, as I have never been one to stay within the lines."
Over the past 7 years Karen's work has been recognized with over 16 awards. Recently, The Collage Artists of America show accepted 150 pieces out of 350 entered and 3 of them were Karen's.