Kirsten Vibe Philippides
CV and contact information
Phone: 718-383-7078 (h)
I am Danish-born and have lived in the
Silvermine Guild of Artists (
Art Students’ League in
Teachers: John Howard Sanden, Daniel Green and John McClelland.
I attended seminars in portrait painting at the National Portrait Seminar in
I have been a member of the American Society of Portrait Artists.
Many art exhibitions in
Danish Unibank Gallery in
Danish Consulate General in
Paulina Rieloff Gallery,
Each year for about 15 years I was commissioned by
I also had an exhibition of watercolors from the country of
In 2009 I am invited to take part in an exhibition" From Our Viewpoint" ; a contemporary arts show in New York City Spring 2009.
I have for the last 35 years been commissioned to innumerable oil portraits of children, adults and pets. My commissioned portraits and watercolors hang all over the
My portraits are rendered most often in oil, but I have also done a couple of portraits in pastels. They are painted in an impressionistic light style. Occasionally I have painted a whole family including the family pets in one large canvas.
In addition to portraits of people I have also painted pets, dogs and cats as well as commissioned landscapes and house portraits.
I mostly work from photos that I take or photos that my clients take. I come to people’s homes to photograph, and I always endevour to catch the subject’s likeness.
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