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Kay McBeath

Kay McBeath



The Work of

Kay McBeath

 
 
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San Jose CA 95148
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Artist's Statement
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As a youth, Kay enjoyed art classes and painting in acrylics and oil. In college, she took several art history and studio art courses. About twelve years ago, she enrolled in photography courses in the journalism department of Arizona State University. Then, years of critiques from a professional at gurushots.com honed her macro photography skills.

Kay's current macro shots focus upon flora, fauna, and man-made objects in their natural settings. Some of her nature photos depict subjects past their prime because she sees beauty throughout life. Her abstracts often capture colors, textures, and forms created by weathering. Lately, she has found a treasure trove in dumpster exteriors.

Painters such as Piet Mondrian, Jackson Pollack, Georges Seurat, and Georgia O'Keefe as well as worldwide indigenous artists have been influential in the style and vibrant colors of her photos. The result of her diverse training and artist's perception is thoughtful, tightly cropped, and lustrous compositions that reflect her intense love of nature.

She hopes that viewers will find her art compelling and enjoy the serendipitous, even magical elements brought forth by photo magnification.   

 
Bue Iris Chapeau

Kay McBeath Bue Iris Chapeau
Bue Iris Chapeau
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Still Life
SIZE: 16
YEAR: 2014
PRICE: $$200 for print
Blue iris with dew, Sonoma county, CA.
Vibrant Lily

Kay McBeath Vibrant Lily
Vibrant Lily
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Still Life
YEAR: 2018
Wildflower found in Sonoma county, CA.
Sweet Pea Symphony

Kay McBeath Sweet Pea Symphony
Sweet Pea Symphony
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Still Life
SIZE: 16
YEAR: 2016
PRICE: $$200 for print
Macro photo of wild sweet peas.
Georgia's Hibiscus

Kay McBeath Georgia's Hibiscus
Georgia's Hibiscus
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Still Life
SIZE: 16
YEAR: 2017
PRICE: $$200 for print
Macro photo of hibiscus in Santa Barbara, CA.
Iris Passages

Kay McBeath Iris Passages
Iris Passages
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY:
SIZE: 16
YEAR: 2018
PRICE: $$200 for print
Purple bearded iris found in Hidden Villa community garden, Los Altos, CA.
Ready for Picking

Kay McBeath Ready for Picking
Ready for Picking
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Still Life
YEAR: 2017
Wild blackberries in Sonoma county, CA.
Two-Tone Succulent

Kay McBeath Two-Tone Succulent
Two-Tone Succulent
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Still Life
YEAR: 2016
Macro photo of succulent in San Jose, CA.
Mesa Azul

Kay McBeath Mesa Azul
Mesa Azul
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Abstract
YEAR: 2016
Found on exterior of dumpster. Reminds me of cliff dwellers in S.W.
Beyond our Sphere

Kay McBeath Beyond our Sphere
Beyond our Sphere
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Abstract
YEAR: 2016
Macro photo of dumpster exterior.
A Lifetime

Kay McBeath A Lifetime
A Lifetime
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Abstract
YEAR: 2016
Macro photo of metal porch chair.
Briar Patch

Kay McBeath Briar Patch
Briar Patch
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Abstract
YEAR: 2017
Macro photo of dumpster exterior.
Flukes

Kay McBeath Flukes
Flukes
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Abstract
YEAR: 2017
Macro photo



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