SSNAP 2017 Artist Talks – Kristy Gordon

Kristy Gordon (Brooklyn NY)
Friday October 20, 12-1pm, Mahon Hall
Free with exhibition entry

Kristy Gordon exhibits her work internationally and has earned numerous awards including three Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grants (2010, 2013 and 2015), finalist placement in the 2013 Kingston Prize, and an Exceptional Merit Award from the Portrait Society of America (2014). Kristy has been widely featured in magazines, art publications, radio and television shows, including International Artist, Fine Art Connoisseur, The Artist’s Magazine, Southwest Art and Bravo!’s Star Portraits. Gordon holds a MFA degree in painting from the New York Academy of Art, a BFA degree in drawing and painting from the Ontario College of Art and Design (Toronto), and a diploma in animation from Algonquin College (Ottawa). Her paintings hang in more than 500 collections worldwide including the Government of Ontario Art Collection. Gordon is represented by Dacia Gallery in NYC, Grenning Gallery in Sag Harbor and Cube Gallery in Ottawa, Canada.