About the artist: Karolina Larusdottir
Limited Edition Prints and Collectable Art Prints from Global Art Prints
Artist: Karolina Larusdottir
Karolina Lausdottir was born in Reykjavik, Iceland in 1944. She studied art at the Ruskin School of Art in Oxford from 1965 until 1967.
Karolina Larusdottir is an elected member of the Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers and the Royal Watercolour Society. She is also a member of the prestigious New English Art Club and is the recipient of many art awards including: the Dicks and Greenbury; the 4th Triennale Mondiale D’Estampes Petit Format , France; and a special award from the Premio Biella Internazionale per L’Incisione in Italy. She was Graphic artist of the Year 2005, Islensk Grafik.
Karolina Larusdottir has lived and worked in Britain since leaving Iceland in the mid sixties. Her unique style has won her a deservedly high reputation in the fields of painting and also as a highly skilled printmaker for her highly collectable art prints. As a printmaker she works in the traditional medium of etching and aquatint.
Karolina Larusdottir has participated in numerous one person shows, and at many of the most prestigious exhibitions in the UK including showing at leading gallery Red Rag. Her art works have also featured at the Royal Academy Summer Show, where in 1993 and 1997 her paintings were used to advertise the exhibition. Her biography was published in Iceland in 1993.
Inspiration for Karolina Larusdottir limited edition prints relate in her upbringing in Iceland when grandfather was the owner of the first grand hotel in Reykjavik. Many of the images in the art prints are taken from observation of chambermaids, chefs and waitresses working in the hotel and the guests. In some art prints Karolina creates a world of her own, with imaginary dreamlike people in strange situations some of whom are floating, carrying rainbows, or being visited by angels. Karolina’s limited edition prints contains a wry humour that enhances the surreal and timeless qualities she creates when dealing with her favourite topic of people.
Karolina Larusdottir Limited Edition Prints maybe purchased either as unmounted art prints, mounted art prints or framed art prints. All Karolina Larusdottir art prints and limited edition prints from Global Art Prints have been appraised and approved by the artist. Each print supplied by Global Art Prints is a superb image and satisfies the quality standards set by Karolina Larusdottir for art prints. Each art print and limited edition print series from the Global Art Prints is normally available for immediate delivery.
Limited Edition Prints from artist Karolina Larusdottir at Global Art Prints