Kristen Brown is a San Francisco−based painter originally from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Her oil paintings, based on experimental film photography, explore the themes of dislocation, transience, and memory. She has exhibited throughout the US and Canada, including at the de Young Museum, Berkeley Art Center, Arizona State University, Federation Gallery, Carnegie Arts Center, and Mendel Art Gallery. Her work has been featured by the American Craft Council, Fresh Paint Magazine (now Create Magazine), and ArtMaze Mag. In 2015, she was awarded a painting grant from the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation in Montreal. Kristen holds a B.F.A. in Studio Art from the University of Saskatchewan and an M.F.A. in Painting from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco.
To learn more about Kristen Brown, visit her website: kristenbrownart.com.