ARTIST’S STATEMENT

Capturing the character, essence, and soulfulness of each individual is what it’s all about! Portraits and atmospheric scenes are my speciality, bringing alive precious memories of people, pets and places.

 

 

BIOGRAPHY

Kate Marr works as a painter in Bournemouth, UK. Her desire is to bring out the character of each individual in every piece, and create atmospheric art for people to treasure. Her style is realistic and lively, using paint to capture special moments. Kate takes inspiration for her art from all areas of her life, influences from contemporary, traditional and impressionist art and enjoys working with customers on commissions. Kate has been a professional artist for the last decade, where she has undertaken many commissions, and exhibited in galleries.

 

 

EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE

Artist London, Bournemouth 2008 - Present

Fine Art BA (Hons) Plymouth University, 2008

Foundation Studies (Art and Design) The Surrey Institute of Art and Design, 2005

 

 

EXHIBITIONS

Group Show, Otantic, 279A Green Lanes, North London August 2016 (ongoing)

Portraits Group Exhibition, The 504 Gallery, East London. June 2016

Jazz and Dance by Ali White and Kate Marr, The Coach House Gallery, Wakefield. August - October 2008

Group Show, Roland Levinsky Building, Plymouth. June 2008

Group Show, The Wall Gallery, Wakefield. April - September 2008

Group Show, The Coach House Gallery, Wakefield. February - April 2008

Group Show, Hearts Capital, Royal William Yard, Plymouth. June 2005 2007

Group Show, Surrey Institute of Art and Design, Epsom. June 2005

Group Show, TCCE, Surrey June 2004

 

ARTICLES

Painters Online Newsletter March 2018 - Monthly highlights and Gallery highlights