Karen Miranda Augustine

ritualistic pop artist
  writer + videomaker


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


(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 by Karen MIranda Augustine


(2018) Mixed Media 

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


Annica by Karen Miranda Augustine


(2017) Mixed Media 

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


Namaste by Karen Miranda Augustine

(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

+ more galleries...

+ video 

+ artist statement