Danielle Kyrsa uses found images, bright blooms/swashes of paint, and long funny titles, she is truly embracing her lifelong love of story telling.
Location: Vancouver, Canada
Exhibitions and Awards: Danielle Krysa has a BFA in Visual Arts, and a post-grad in graphic design. She is the writer/curator behind the contemporary art site, The Jealous Curator (est.2009), and has curated art shows from Washington DC to Los Angeles, San Francisco to Toronto. Danielle creates her own artwork as well – mixed media collages which combine found images, paint, and as much humor as she can pack into each title. When she’s not in the studio, Danielle is writing books : “Creative Block”, “Collage”, and “Your Inner Critic Is A Big Jerk” were the first three, and her fourth book, "A Big Important Art Book - Now With Women!" is due to be released October 2, 2018. Danielle has also had the great pleasure of speaking at TEDx, PIXAR, Creative Mornings, CreativeLive, and was interviewed for several video segments on oprah.com.
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Danielle is on an anxiety rollercoaster, thanks to 2020, she is attempting to transform the tangled up, messy feelings of anxiety into something beautiful. The subject in each portrait of this ongoing series might be overwhelmed, but she's still putting one foot in front of the other.