Katherine Greene

"My paintings are a journey to an unknown place. Each piece starts as a puzzle or a mystery, with intriguing paths to follow. There is no plan; I don't always know where I am going. As I listen to my inner voice, I begin to discover what is not visible. "

Katherine Greene's process involves nonjudgmental observation and serves to create a distance from the work. Each painting is created methodically, layer by layer, and each layer determines what will come next. She uses color, texture, and marks in an experimental way. Space is part of the overall design in her work. She includes space both as energy and as emptiness in order to create a whole that is more than a sum of its parts. The paintings continue to the edges and beyond, creating a window into the unknown. As in meditation, there is a pause between the in and out breath. This is the space—a moment of stillness.

Greene was first inspired by the conventions of traditional Japanese painting, especially the way they use space in design. She is also influenced by the abstract expressionists' focus on the importance of process. Her work is a combination of action painting and color field painting. While Greene's art is about growth and self-discovery, her paintings have a life of their own, as she seeks a balance between trying to control and letting it just happen. She hopes that her paintings stir viewers' emotions, lift their spirits, and take them on their own personal journey.

Katherine Greene received a BA in art history and sociology from Humboldt State University. Her work is included in the corporate collections at HDR Engineering, The Lodge at Sonoma, McWilliams Ballard Law Offices in Washington, DC, and Mandarin Oriental Hotels. In addition, Greene has placed her work with numerous private collectors in the USA and Europe.

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New Pathways
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,800
$ 1,080
Thought Patterns
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,350
$ 945
Feed the Fire
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,400
$ 980
Roller Coaster Journey
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,400
$ 980
Nowness
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,400
$ 980
Past Present
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 850
$ 595
Emergence
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,300
Totally Unexpected
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,200
Radiant Heart
Acrylic Paintings

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,200
Blue Space
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,200
View from the Top
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,200
Infinite Light
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 850
Endless Journey
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,150
Emerald City
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 750
Red Road
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,200
Sky Dance
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,200
Mostly Pink
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,300
Marking Time II
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,500
$ 750
Full Circle I
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,050
$ 525
Full Circle II
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,050
$ 525
Not Knowing
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,800
$ 900
Essence of Plum
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,400
$ 700
Above the Clouds
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,800
$ 900
Sea of Love 2
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,450
$ 870
Sea of Love 1
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,450
$ 870
Without Boundaries
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 2,100
$ 1,050
Open Space 1
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 750
$ 525
Open Space 3
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 750
$ 525
Beyond Dreams 1
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,450
$ 1,015
Beyond Dreams 2
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,450
$ 1,015
Out of the Blue 1
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,050
$ 525
Out of the Blue 2
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,050
$ 525
Expanding Awareness
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,050
$ 630
Wind Disturbance
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,300
$ 650
Time Traveller
Acrylic Painting

by Katherine Greene
$ 1,300
$ 650