Art Studio & Gallery
Contemporary Expressive Colorist
I want my pictures to transcend the reality of description and instead create in viewers the same sense of joy and exhilaration I feel in painting, the beauty of an examined moment.
I paint what it feels like, not what it looks like. I want the movement and interaction of colors and shapes to feel like the rhythm and pulse of music and dancers.
Cathy Carey Reception
Sunday, June 27
from 4 - 6PM
at La Playa Gallery
Exhibition on display now through June 30, 2021
La Playa Gallery location: 2226 Avenida De La Playa, La Jolla, CA 92037
Gallery is Now Open:
10AM–4PM Monday through Friday Closed Saturday and Sunday
Contact Gallery: (858) 454-6903
"I paint landscapes because I love the feeling I get when I’m surrounded by nature and I’m fascinated by organic shapes. I’m inspired by the feel of the wind and how the movement it makes causes the light to dance in patterns of warm and cool. I am drawn to the night sky and the idea that looking at the light of stars is looking back in time. I use brushstroke marks to show the lines of energy I feel coming off the living shapes, spreading and combining throughout all aspects of nature."