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Kay McBeath

Kay McBeath



The Work of

Kay McBeath

 
 

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San Jose CA 95148
United States
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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 as well as journalism photography courses. 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, Georgia O'Keefe, and Georges Seurat 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 enjoy serendipitous, even magical elements brought forth by photographic rendering.

 
Blue Hydrangeas

Kay McBeath Blue Hydrangeas
Blue Hydrangeas
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Still Life
YEAR: 2018
Macro photograph of hydrangeas in Filoli Gardens, Woodside, CA.
Barrel Cactus Moonscape

Kay McBeath Barrel Cactus Moonscape
Barrel Cactus Moonscape
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Still Life
Barrel cactus with scattered ocotillo blooms, Phoenix, AZ.
Beyond Our Sphere

Kay McBeath Beyond Our Sphere
Beyond Our Sphere
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Abstract
YEAR: 2016
Macro photo of dumpster exterior.
Chapeau Iris

Kay McBeath Chapeau Iris
Chapeau Iris
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Still Life
YEAR: 2017
Wild iris with dew.
Forest Floor

Kay McBeath Forest Floor
Forest Floor
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Abstract
YEAR: 2016
Macro photo of rusted metal porch chair.
Toyon Fish

Kay McBeath Toyon Fish
Toyon Fish
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Still Life
YEAR: 2016
Macro photo of leaf from a toyon bush.
Milky Moth

Kay McBeath Milky Moth
Milky Moth
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Still Life
YEAR: 2014
Macro photo of moth found in paint bucket.
Meza Azul

Kay McBeath Meza Azul
Meza Azul
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Abstract
YEAR: 2015
Macro photo of dumpster exterior.
Stinkbug Trio

Kay McBeath Stinkbug Trio
Stinkbug Trio
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Animals
YEAR: 2011
Macro photo of stinkbugs in weeds outside Phoenix Botanical Gardens.
Berries Ready for Picking

Kay McBeath Berries Ready for Picking
Berries Ready for Picking
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Still Life
YEAR: 2017
Blackberries in Sonoma county, CA.
Sweet Pea Symphony

Kay McBeath Sweet Pea Symphony
Sweet Pea Symphony
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Still Life
YEAR: 2018
Wild sweet peas in Sonoma County, CA.
A Lifetime

Kay McBeath A Lifetime
A Lifetime
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Abstract
YEAR: 2016
Macro photo of weathered paint.
     
 
Kay McBeath

Kay McBeath



The Work of

Kay McBeath

 
 

Contact by email
Studio Location  
San Jose CA 95148
United States
Locate in Google Maps
Mailing Address
United States
 
 
Artist's Statement
" "
As a youth, Kay enjoyed art classes and painting in acrylics and oil. In college, she took several art history and studio art courses as well as journalism photography courses. 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, Georgia O'Keefe, and Georges Seurat 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 enjoy serendipitous, even magical elements brought forth by photographic rendering.

 
Blue Hydrangeas

Kay McBeath Blue Hydrangeas
Blue Hydrangeas
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Still Life
YEAR: 2018
Macro photograph of hydrangeas in Filoli Gardens, Woodside, CA.
Barrel Cactus Moonscape

Kay McBeath Barrel Cactus Moonscape
Barrel Cactus Moonscape
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Still Life
Barrel cactus with scattered ocotillo blooms, Phoenix, AZ.
Beyond Our Sphere

Kay McBeath Beyond Our Sphere
Beyond Our Sphere
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Abstract
YEAR: 2016
Macro photo of dumpster exterior.
Chapeau Iris

Kay McBeath Chapeau Iris
Chapeau Iris
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Still Life
YEAR: 2017
Wild iris with dew.
Forest Floor

Kay McBeath Forest Floor
Forest Floor
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Abstract
YEAR: 2016
Macro photo of rusted metal porch chair.
Toyon Fish

Kay McBeath Toyon Fish
Toyon Fish
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Still Life
YEAR: 2016
Macro photo of leaf from a toyon bush.
Milky Moth

Kay McBeath Milky Moth
Milky Moth
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Still Life
YEAR: 2014
Macro photo of moth found in paint bucket.
Meza Azul

Kay McBeath Meza Azul
Meza Azul
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Abstract
YEAR: 2015
Macro photo of dumpster exterior.
Stinkbug Trio

Kay McBeath Stinkbug Trio
Stinkbug Trio
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Animals
YEAR: 2011
Macro photo of stinkbugs in weeds outside Phoenix Botanical Gardens.
Berries Ready for Picking

Kay McBeath Berries Ready for Picking
Berries Ready for Picking
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Still Life
YEAR: 2017
Blackberries in Sonoma county, CA.
Sweet Pea Symphony

Kay McBeath Sweet Pea Symphony
Sweet Pea Symphony
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Still Life
YEAR: 2018
Wild sweet peas in Sonoma County, CA.
A Lifetime

Kay McBeath A Lifetime
A Lifetime
CLASS: Photography
CATEGORY: Abstract
YEAR: 2016
Macro photo of weathered paint.



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