2017 International Art Festival

Artist Official Entries

Karen Lemmert

Baltimore MD USA
http://www.manifolddesign.com
Karen Lemmert’s sculptural works involve mechanical orchestration and assemblage. Her work is influenced by geometric patterning and sequencing and strives to create phenomenological effect through tectonic construction. Her tinkerer mentality has been exhibited as part of the Venice Architectural Biennale 2016, 2014, the Venice Art Biennale 2015, Artprize 2015 & recently the Maryland Art Place’s 35th Anniversary Exhibition. She is part of an upcoming group exhibition at Rimonim Gallery during Art Basel 2016. Lemmert is also a licensed architect and principal at MANIFOLD design with partner, David Naill. She has worked on projects for the American Visionary Arts Museum, the Smithsonian, and the MTV Network and has exhibited at the 2015 Milan Fuorisalone. Lemmert has taught at the Maryland Institute College of Art and has been a guest critic at Parsons & RISD. MANIFOLD design has been included in publications including the [bracket] journal, ‘On farming’ and in the Tenancias Portada, ‘Tiempo, espacio, existencia.’ Lemmert received her Masters of Architecture degree from Cranbrook Art Academy. Under Cranbrook Artist-in-Residence Peter Lynch, she participated in Sao Paulo’s Architectural Biennial. She also earned a Bachelor of Architecture degree, magna cum laude from Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University
© Karen Lemmert | Big Sky 7750
2017 Sculpture | Big Sky
Acrylic , 6' diameter x 24", suspended, 2017
© Karen Lemmert | 345 RGB, Complementary Translation 7752
2017 Sculpture | 345 Rgb, Complementary Translation
Dichroic Acrylic , 300cm x 200cm x 20cm, 2017
© Karen Lemmert | 345 RGB, Complementary Translation 7754
2017 Sculpture | 345 Rgb, Complementary Translation
Dichroic , 300cm x 200cm x 20cm, 2015
© Karen Lemmert | 345 RGB, detail 7757
2017 Sculpture | 345 Rgb, Detail
Dichroic filmed acrylic , 253cm x 221cm x 20cm, 2014
© Karen Lemmert | 345 RGB 7756
2017 Sculpture | 345 Rgb
Dichroic filmed acrylic , 253cm x 221cm x 20cm, 2014
© Karen Lemmert | 345 RGB, Undulation, detail 7160
2017 Sculpture | 345 Rgb, Undulation, Detail
Acrylic sheet, dichroic film, aluminum and stainless steel assemblage, 122 cm height x 122 cm width x 20 cm depth, 2014
USD $6,800
© Karen Lemmert | 345 RGB, Undulation 7758
2017 Sculpture | 345 Rgb, Undulation
Dichroic filmed acrylic , 122cm x 122cm x 20cm, 2014
© Karen Lemmert | Strata, Duo 7161
2017 Sculpture | Strata, Duo
Acrylic sheet, dichroic film, aluminum and stainless steel assemblage, 2 - 6" x 18" x 1/8" units folded, 2016
USD $1,500
© Karen Lemmert | Strata 1 7162
2017 Sculpture | Strata 1
Acrylic sheet, dichroic film, aluminum and stainless steel assemblage, 18" diameter x 3", 2015