Painting from Life with Mary Beth McKenzie
We are thrilled to welcome Mary Beth McKenzie, one of America's foremost contemporary figure painters to KAC this Spring for a three day intensive Figure Painting Workshop. Ms. McKenzie has 3 oil paintings as well as, 38 monotypes in the permanent collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Her work has been on exhibit in the museum three times; most recently with the monotype Trapeze Artist, on display in a circus installation in Johnson Gallery for prints and drawings, Aug. - Nov., 2012. A monotype was on display in 2009 and a self-portrait was on view Jan. - Sept. 2001 in the exhibit Looking At You. She is a painting instructor at the Art Students League of New York and at The National Academy, where she was elected a member in 1994.