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Karen Cooper

 (born 1953)
Karen Cooper is active/lives in New Mexico.  Karen Cooper is known for pastel horses, Native American.

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Karen Cooper (b.1953-)

Artist's Statement

"Mr. Webster writes that 'black is the absence of light and the absorption of all color'. In my art I interpret that to mean that my black paper is looking for light and color when I start a painting and I am fulfilling that quest. But only partially, there is so much the black can add that I let it! The richness of the black of the paper makes its own case for being left to itself. This is what I call, "drawing on the negative". Of course, the key is to know which is which. I do not explain it; simply, it is a way of seeing..."

When Karen Cooper was eight years of age, she made the statement, "I will be a famous artist one day." That was a few miles ago;   ...  Displaying 750 of 6293 characters.

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