KATHLEEN SIENNA KELLY
Kathleen Sienna Kelly is an American Artist and Entrepreneur with works exhibited around the USA. Following a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in illustration from Paier College of Art her freelance work was published and Fortune 500 Companies and Game Start ups hired her as a digital artist and creative project manager. She pursued advanced studies at the Hartford Art School (CT) and after graduating with a Master of Fine Arts Degree in studio painting, Kelly went on to exhibit works in university galleries and traveling exhibitions. Kelly is a member of the National Association of Women Artists. She founded and directed, The Developing Artist Institute LLC, a year-round private art school in Manchester, CT before being inducted into the Arts Hall of Fame. In April of 2020, as the pandemic shuttered Connecticut, Kelly jumped at the opportunity to relocate to the art and cultural paradise of Sarasota, FL.
Her work has been juried into 2 exhibits at Art Center Sarasota; by invitation at Towels Court Artist Colony.The artist has been commissioned for murals, live painting sessions for select groups on Lido Key Beach and private charters and a following of private art students. K. Sienna K.'s (aka Kathleen Sienna Kelly) has an ongoing Plein Air Sunset Series © 2016-2021. As one of a select group of artists Kelly is to set up a new art studio with Zero Empty Spaces - #18 Sarasota - 1450 Avenue of the Arts. The artist will be working onsite weekly and engaging the public as she paints a series of large-scale cloud paintings. She is also researching books about Heaven as foundational for a future series of paintings