Artist Dee Kirkham
The Artist Says:
Art is my life's passion better shared than alone!
Other Artists Say:
Art is my life journey, more beautiful shared than a journey alone
Dee Kirkham was raised in New Mexico under the auspices of her father, an artist, musician and published lyricist as well as Peter Hurd, Henriette Wyeth, Michael Wyeth and many of the artists in Taos, New Mexico. Her studies in fine arts has continued under the influence of many fine artists including David Leffel, Sherrie McGraw, Jackie Kamin, Kevin MacPherson, John Budicin, George Strickland,, John Cosby. Dee has also had the opportunity to study at the New York Students Art League and Scottsdale Fine Art Center. Over the last 30 years, Dee has exhibited in numerous local and national juried art shows in addition to gallery exhibitions, private exhibitions and association juried exhibitions. Her old masters type still lifes and plein air paintings are a part of private and corporate collections. Dee strives to capture “God’s greatest creations” I her paintings so her collectors can enjoy them in their collections as much as she enjoyed capturing that creation.
Dee is a member of Oil of Painters of America, California Art Club, American Impressionist Society, Women Artists of the West, American Women Artists, Southern California Artists, Southern California Plein Air Painters, Laguna Plein Air Painters as well as other associations and organizations. In 2010, Dee was selected by Bowers Museum, Santa Ana, CA. to have a solo exhibition of her paintings. Her paintings have been selected for many national juried art exhibitions and private showings. She has received many awards for her paintings and achieved international recognition thru her exhibitions and workshops in North America, Germany & Italy.
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Cell Phone: 714-307-2377
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