Kim Hall

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Biography:

Virginia painter Kim Hall tries to quickly capture the light and essence of a scene in our quickly disappearing landscape. She enjoys the challenge of painting en Plein air, or directly from life. There is no better way to capture a scene or a moment in time than being there in that moment. "Painting from life has taught me how to see as a painter."

Kim received a BA in studio art from George Mason University and continued her studies at The Corcoran School of Art. Over the years she has taken many workshops from her favorite artists and mentors including; Larry Moore, Roger Dale Brown, Dawn Whitelaw, and Dee Beard Dean, as well as always studying from the Masters both past and present.

Résumé:

Professional Organizations and Groups

Oil Painters of America
American Impressionist Society
Women Painters of the Southeast
Virginia Plein Air Painters
Mid-Atlantic Plein Air Painters


Recent Shows, Competitions and Awards

Painting with Light, Virginia Plein air Painters, group show at UNOS Gallery, Richmond, Va. Nov-dec. 2015
Taking the Long Road, solo show at For Art's Sake Gallery, Richmond, Va. October 2015
Interiors and Still Lifes, Beverley Street studio School, Staunton, Va. Juried show, fall 2015
Piedmont Plein air Festival, High Point, NC, juried competition, Sept. 2015
Chincoteague Plein air Festival, sept. 2015
Lay of the Land, Gallery Flux, Ashland, Va. Juried group show, Aug. 2015
Sante Fe Plein air Festival, Juried competition, June 2015
Chestertown Plein Air, Honorable Mention in the quick Draw event, April 2015
Plein air Jupiter, Jupiter Fla, Plein air Festival Feb. 2015
En Plein Air, Lighthouse Art Center, Jupiter Fla. Juried show, Jan-March 2015
Gallery Flux, Ashland Va, Miniatures, juried group show, Dec. 2014
Randy Higbee Gallery, Costa Mesa Ca, 6x6, juried group show, Nov.-Dec. 2014
Gallery Flux, Ashland Va, Emerging Artists, juried group show, 2014
Gallery Flux, Ashland Va, Big Skies, juried group show, 2014
Plein Air Piedmont, High Point NC, juried competition, Sept. 2014
Driggs Digs, Driggs ID, Plein Air Festival, 2nd place award, Aug. 2014
Driggs Digs, quick draw competition, 3rd place award, Aug. 2014
Plein Air Richmond, Brazier Fine Art, juried competition, June 2014
Chestertown Plein air, Chestertown MD, April 2014
Uptown Gallery, Richmond Va, Historic Richmond, group show, Honorable Mention, 2014
The American Landscape, Staunton Va, juried group show, 2014
Plein Air Jupiter, Jupiter Fla, Plein Air Festival, March 2014
Lighthouse Art Center Plein Air Festival, Tequesta Fla, juried competition, Honorable Mention, March 2014
For Arts Sake Gallery, Richmond Va, Solo Show, Nov. 2013
Plein air Richmond Fast and Fresh competition, June 2013
Virginia Plein Air Painters, group show, 2014, 2013, 2012
Plein Air Richmond, Brazier Fine Art, juried competition, 2012
Plein air Easton Quick Draw competition, 2011, 2010
Richmond Public Library, Solo show, 2010