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Kara Snyder Exhibits in “Metamorphosis: On Form snd Experience”

 Kara Snyder, “Facing Light,” Digital Finger Painting using the ProCreate App and printed on UV-treated Film.  Limited Edition Print, 2018   “Metamorphosis: On Form and Experience” is a group show at Percolate Art Space and is co-curated by Dafna Rehavia and Taya Hanauer.  The show opens on September 29th from 6 – 8:30 PM.  Percolate Art… read more

Kara Snyder – Winner of the Jack Tomayko Foundation Award at The 106th AAP Annual

 Kara Snyder, Environ Us, acrylic and mixed media on canvas, 48 x 60″ 2018    I was pleasantly surprised to be the recipient of the Jack Tomayko Foundation Award for the above piece.   Please see attached link below for more information on the 106th Associated Artists of Pittsburgh Annual.  The show runs through October… read more

“New Work” – The Pittsburgh 10+ – Art for a Cause at the JCC

Opening July 19, 2018 from 6 – 8 PM   I will have two new pieces in this exhibit alongside exciting new work from The Pittsburgh 10+!   The Pittsburgh 10+ is a group of 14 professional artists who represent a wide array of artistic approaches.  Come check it out!!!        

“Work” – A Group Show at Panza Gallery

  “Work”…Opening October 8, 2016, from 6 to 9 PM at Panza Gallery in Millvale. Don’tmiss it!! Please visit the following link for more information:        Kara Snyder, Female Figure Stretching, 36 x 36″, acrylic and duct tape on canvas, 2016  

Waves: Perceptions of Light and Sound – Abstract Paintings by Kara Ruth Snyder

Waves: Perceptions of Light and Sound  January 15 – February 27, 2014      An exhibit of abstract acrylic paintings by Kara Ruth Snyder which seeks to harness the properties of the wave form.  The impulse, the motion, the travel, the action and the impact, both literal and symbolic.  Waves are all around us.  There… read more

Kara Ruth Snyder – December 2013 Update

    KARA RUTH SNYDER:  DECEMBER 2013 UPDATE   Hello to All,                                                         Dec 15  2013   Just wanted to give a quick update about what has been going on with my art lately.  I currently have two exhibits going on:   1.  TRANSITION Collected Works 2011 – 2013                       Through the month of December 2013 The Square… read more

3 Perspectives: An Attempt to Understand

A Traveling Exhibition– Opening on December 5, 2013, at 5:30 PM…A collaborative exhibition curated by the Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh and featuring the poetic work of poet Judith R. Robinson and abstract acrylic paintings by Kara Ruth Snyder.     Exhibit runs from November 22, 2013 to January 2, 2014.  After it’s debut at Union… read more

“Portals” – Kara Ruth Snyder Solo Exhibition at the Nutting Gallery, West Liberty University, October 2013

PORTALS:  Abstract acrylic and mixed media paintings by Kara Ruth Snyder are inspired by meditation and are presented as potential doorways into (or out of) the consciousness of both artist and viewer.                 A portal is a doorway, an access, an exit or an entrance, a gate.  In… read more

Kara Ruth Snyder – Pittsburgh Center for the Arts Solo Opening

 Some photos from “Above Dusk” opening at Pittsburgh Center for the Arts on February 12013.   Hi and thanks for visiting Inward Morning!  I know it is late, but I still wanted to share some photos from opening night of “Above Dusk”, my solo show at PCA.   The evening was packed with friends, family,… read more

Above Dusk – A Solo Exhibit by Kara Ruth Snyder

Pittsburgh Center for the Arts – February 1 through April 7, 2013                                                             “Above Dusk” is an exhibit which investigates the subtle potentialities of the human spirit in its on-going search for meaning in the face of change or loss.  By drawing from my own personal experience of… read more

Kara Ruth Snyder – December 2012 Update

                     Been Busy in the Studio…    The last few months have been busy ones as I am preparing for a solo show to open on February 1st at Pittsburgh Center for the Arts.  It has been an interesting journey so far.  Above are a couple… read more

Kara Ruth Snyder’s Abstract Acrylic Painting Featured on the Cover of Judith Robinson’s Book of Poems

    Below is a link to Judith R. Robinson’s newly published book of poetry entitled “The Blue Heart”, published by Finishing Line Press.  The book cover features a detail of one of my paintings, “Painting for Patrick”, an abstract acrylic painting (private collection, 2008).  This book is dedicated to the Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh.… read more

Kara Ruth Snyder – Solo Exhibition at the Frank L. Melega Art Museum

Solo Exhibition at Frank L. Melega Art Museum – June 2 – August 26, 2012                                                    Pictured above is a 48 x 60″ piece entitled “Kundalini Rising”.  It is a mixed media piece created with acrylic paint, oil sticks and pumice on canvas.  This piece, along with many other large scale… read more

Kara Ruth Snyder: Upcoming Exhibitions for Spring 2012

Kara Ruth Snyder — Currently on Display        Below is a listing of some exhibitions I will be displaying work in.  Hope to see you at one of these interesting venues!     Tone it UP! at Pittsburgh Center for the Arts opened on May 11, 2012.   This juried exhibition, sponsored by Pittsburgh… read more

Kara Snyder ExhibitsTwo Abstract Paintings in “Halo” at Pittsburgh Center for the Arts

 Halo: An Exhibit of Things Solar and Sacred, a show at Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, opens on Friday, April 8.  I will have two abstract paintings in the juried show sponsored by the Pittsburgh Society of Artists. The two paintings are pictured below:       “Chicken” acrylic on canvas 40 x 40″     … read more

Kara Ruth Snyder Exhibits Two New Abstract Paintings

“Black and White”  Exhibition at the Fein Art Gallery in Pittsburgh    “Nocturne” – A black and white acrylic abstract painting   I have two abstract acrylic paintings in this new and thought-provoking exhibition at The Fein Art Gallery located on Pittsburgh’s North Side at 519 East Ohio Street. The show features the work of… read more