Karen Gelardi

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Review: Karen Gelardi's 'botanical propaganda' at Perimeter Gallery

Two recent groups of Karen Gelardi's studies of nature (she calls it "botanical propaganda") harness a bold and painterly craft aesthetic among the rough wood benches and baskets of lush melons and gourds in the open industrial space that also serves a
Color fields
By ANNIE LARMON  |  September 03, 2010

They’re crafty

While each of the artists exhibiting at ICON this month is stylistically distinct and refined, the relationships between the work of Joe Kievitt, Meghan Brady, and Andrea Sulzer provide a welcome cohesion, and a unique peek into the practice of three ind
 A bright three-person show at ICON
By ANNIE LARMON  |  October 30, 2009

Pattern language

How do you draw a tree? Where does the tree stop? How do the leaves connect?
A conversation with Karen Gelardi
By IAN PAIGE  |  June 20, 2007

...And the living is easy

Fellow Portlanders, we have about three months until we return to our caves for hibernation.
Get it while the getting is good this summer
By IAN PAIGE  |  June 13, 2007