BauBeach2019

Thanks so much to my friends from #BauBeach #Maccarese for this wonderful and splendid outdoor studio! I feel very honored and at the same time very inspired for future works in this inspiring...

Art in movement

When art is Meeting Music it is inspired and triggered to move forward. One of the very best Composers that keeps inspiring artists for more than 200 years by now is certainly W. A. Mozart. When listening to his classic compositions I was surely influenced to create...

Italian Summer 2018

Italian Summer at the beach. Again spending a wonderful time with my friends at #BauBeach

Dialogue of light and colors

For the most recent and currently running exhibition you will find some general background information here Another flyer for more background information on the artist can be found...

Karen Thomas @ work

https://vimeo.com/269010581 To get an idea of my daily philosophy of work, feel free to watch this video  

Painter’s energy

The new spring exhibition entitled: "Energie pittoriche" will open May 3rd at the Hotel Art, Rome. Please feel free to come one in and have a look at the most recent works of Karen Thomas For further information please read...

Sea Floor

This is one of my latest paintings. The mediterranean sea floor, where the sun light breaks through the clear, almost cristal-like waves.

Medmeo d’oro

I am very thankful for receiving the #medmeodoro price as it supports my work and philosophy for light and peace.

Fare I Porthoghesi

I invite you to have a look at the flyer of my recent exhibition at the Portoguese Institute of Rome that will remain open until January 23rd 2018:...

Memories from the new world

An exhibition done by four hands: Karen Thomasn and Patrizia Daffinà at the #Baumood Room. If you want to participate at this truly exciting event and make a reservation for the completely vegan Aperitivo please call +39 06 4544...

Grand opening and video

As pictures say more than a thousand words, have a look a this video of the opening of my most recent exhibition. https://youtu.be/CGPinQogoGQ

Autumn and Column

Days are getting shorter, leaves more colorful and temperature is feeling good, while chilly at night. In this natural atmosphere I started a new project: Columns of light. Here I use acrylic color and metal foil within a customized plexiglass tube on a marbel base....

The art of the Creation

In the past few weeks I took up my old sujet of the "genesis" and transformed the idea of the divine creation of the world and made great and impressing observations on the beauty of nature. Some of those impressions inspired me for novel works in the shape of...

Rare disease day 2017

Knowing about the importance of mobilizing and supporting modern medicine in its combat versus rare diseases I participated on the "rare diseases day 2017" For more information please click...

Room of light II

Last Monday we performed the "Room of colors" festival at the Baubeach, Maccarese. Have a look at some impressions of the...

The rooms of light

Feel free to join another exciting action-painting event on July 17th at Baubeach®, Maccarese under the principal theme: "Rooms of light". The participants will be instructed by Karen Thomas and stimulated by delightful live-music.

Action Painting

Action painting! During the last couple of weeks when summer entered the air of Rome's beaches I went out there and did some action painting. One of the works turned out really...

Colors of the beach!

During the first days of summer this year I was truly inspired by the seaside and thus created some paintings: Colori sulla spiaggia! Have a look!            ...

Mediterranean Light

The study and pursuit of Light followed me for several decades, built a bridge between yesterday and today in my artistic life. It is true that for centuries the artists were inspired by the Mediterranean light. The Impressionists have revolutionized the art of their...

About the peace

Europe must become an idea of ​​the family, where every individual who is part of it has its individuality and its characteristics, as well as its history. Peace begins with the next. Art, through beauty wants to give answers and to be the place of meeting, where you...

Presentation of “Contemporary Icons”

As an artist of today, when admiring an icon or a portrait of the Mona Lisa, or Michelangelo's David, the Delphic Sibyl of the Sistine Chapel, I realize, what our ancestors have been brilliant artists. I realize as well how important ethical values were for them. We...

Vo(l)to di donna

Karen Thomas contributes some of here novel works from the "Contemporary Icon" cyclus to this exhibition. VO(L)TO DI DONNA - Face/Vote of woman Camera di Reputati, Sala della Regina Palazzo Montecitorio 1st December 2016 - 18th January 2017      ...

AGORÀ 2016

Small note regarding these 15 works (three unexposed) "born" between 2003 and 2006 that I never brought together into an exhibition as well, because I felt it was not the time and maybe no one would understand. The paintings are not figurative, and are not abstract:...

ART CAFE’

Karen Thomas- Works on plexiglass and light-installations ART CAFE' BAR DELLE SIRENE - Fregene 14th August - 18th September...

Divinity at the centre of Culture

Sunday 8th May 2016 , Centro del Culto, Rome. Visual Arts. Music and Lyrics are composed together to meditate and fill the space, the room with greatness and thoughtfulness. The below shown work will arranged with organ music by J.S. Bach, F. Mendelssohn Bartholdy and...

The idea of peace, the idea of Europe

"Europe must become an idea of ​​the family, where every individual who is part of it has its individuality and its characteristics, as well as its history. Peace begins with the next." Karen Thomas, 17th- 30th September 2015, Inst. Portoghese Sant'Antonio,...

Letter by Martin Schulz

For the opening of the "Colori della luce, colori del pace" exhibition at the Franzensfeste, Bolzane, the President of the European Parliament Martin Schulz send his personal regards: (...) L'obiettivo della Sua iniziativa, ossia celebrare la pace, la solidarietà e...

Conversation with Wim Wenders

Karen Thomas with Wim Wenders at the Maxxi, Rome 2013. For the opening of an exhibition they met at this terrific location for an intellectual exchange on contempory visual arts.