"The moment you cheat for the sake of beauty, you know you're an artist.", David Hockney, one of the most influential British artists of the 20th century."
Kim McAninch - ‘86, B.F.A., Surface Pattern Design, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio – Kim, a member of the National Association of Women Artists and American Women Artists, currently works in Stony Point NY and Longboat Key FL. Her background as a fabric, wallpaper and interior designer has laid the groundwork for her unique painterly style. Through the expressive use of brush and palette knife, she conveys an emotion, a mood and the pure joy of color. Her work offers elusive and intangible qualities to the viewer, who in turn add personal experience, giving life to her work. Her artwork is in select galleries and is collected worldwide.