Karen Miranda Augustine




ritualistic pop artist

 

artwork: more galleries  +  video  +  artist statement

 

Take My Tears

 

Series-in-progress: Difficult times connect us, have the ability to deepen our ability to relate to each other, and respect our own humanity. Over the course of a few months, I collected painful memories that some women carry and considered what we know and understand of people we bypass everyday. A single sentence written anonymously, their stories appear in the heart-motif pieces.

 

Caution by Karen Miranda Augustine

 

Caution
(2016) Mixed Media 

Acrylic, oil sticks, spray paint, paint marker, nail polish, sequins, beads, acetate, paper, wax, and halter top on child's headboard, 42 x 39 inches



 

Providence (detail) by Karen Miranda Augustine


Providence
(Detail)

Providence by Karen MIranda Augustine


Providence

(2018) Mixed Media 

Beads, sequins, glitter, oil sticks, spray paint, fabric, and acetate on wood screen door, 62 x 20 inches



 

Annica by Karen Miranda Augustine

 

Anicca
(2017) Mixed Media 

Spray paint, lace, photocopy, sequins, and grease pencil on wood, 3 x 4 feet



 

Namaste by Karen Miranda Augustine

Living
(2017) Mixed Media 

Sequins, beads, embroidery, wax, ink, oil stick, gouache, lace, stickers, nail polish, and fake fur on handkerchief and wood, 17 x 14 inches



 

Being #1 by Karen Miranda Augustine


Being #1
(2017) Mixed Media 

Sequins, beads, embroidery, oil sticks, and spray paint on handkerchief and wood, 13.5 x 10.5 inches



 

Being #2 by Karen Miranda Augustine

 

Being #2
(2017) Mixed Media 

Sequins, beads, lace, and embroidery on handkerchief, sportswear mesh, and wood, 6.5 x 11.25 inches



 

May all beings be loved by Karen Miranda Augustine

 

May all beings be loved
(2018) Mixed Media 

Beads, sequins, oil sticks, embroidery, and nail polish on fabric and wood, 24 x 13.5 inches



 

May all beings be protected by Karen Miranda Augustine


May all beings be protected

(2018) Mixed Media 

Beads, sequins, oil stick, ink, and acetate on fabric and wood, 14 x 10.75 inches


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