Art Auction 2018 | Kirsten Whalen


Kirsten Whalen

Watercolor on paper, 2015
9 x 12 inches
Courtesy of the artist
Value: $1,200
Starting bid: $600

Kirsten Whalen is a native Californian, born and raised in Sacramento. She holds degrees in Design from the University of California, Davis, and Fine Art Drawing and Painting from Laguna College of Art and Design. After several years working as a graphic designer in publishing, she refocused her creative efforts on fine art, working in watercolor and mixed media. Her background in the graphic arts is still evident in her work, in which she combines a keen eye for composition with deft touches of humor. Kirsten is an exhibitor at the Festival of Arts in Laguna Beach and has works in private collections locally and across the United States.

Selected exhibitions and events

Festival of Arts, Laguna Beach, 2008-2017
WFWS 37, Las Vegas; Western Federation Watercolor Societies, Honorable Mention, 2012
Laguna Beach Music Festival, 2012

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