Kathleen Zimbicki Abstract Mixed Media of Creature
Kathleen Zimbicki (Pennsylvania, born 1934)
Title unknown (bird-like creature)
Watercolor, pastel and graphite on paper
Signed to lower right
Title inscribed illegibly to verso
Member of the Associated Artists of Pittsburgh, artist, and teacher Kathleen Zimbicki was raised in an area of Midway, Pennsylvania. She studied with American artist Joseph Shepler and Austrian-born American artist Henry Koerner. Zimbicki works in a variety of media but is particularly drawn to watercolor and plein air techniques. Referred to as “magic realism”, her fantasy-related work has been exhibited in more than a dozen countries and can be found in both private and public collection in the United States, the UK, Canada, and Australia. Throughout her teaching career, she has instructed at various institutions including the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, the Carnegie Museum of Art, Carnegie Mellon University, TouchStone, and Sweetwater Arts, among others.
- handling wear and slight warping to sheet; light wear to edges and corners.