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Denise Karabinus

artist in Honolulu United States

Denise Karabinus completed her BFA in Printmaking at Maine College of Art 2000 and Masters of Fine Art at Vermont College in 2009. She has taught workshops at Maine College of Art, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Portland Museum of Art and the Institute of Contemporary Art @MECA. Drawing and Printmaking are her primary focus. In 2014, she was an artist in residence in Paradsinga, India through GRAM International Artist Residency in Community Service. Her work has been featured in Portland Museum of Art, Art in the Open in Philadelphia, Printmaking Center of New Jersey, Jersey City University, University of Fine Arts Philadelphia and the University of Fine Arts Hanoi. Denise has been involved in many excellent printmaking organizations: Running with Scissors, Portland, ME, Open Studio, Toronto, New Jersey Visual Arts Center, Sweetwater Print Cooperative, Gainesville, FL, and New Jersey Printmaking Center. She is currently researching and sharing ideas about non toxic printmaking at Honolulu Printmakers.

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Slipping Through My Fingers

@ VOL 17 ON APR 12, 2013

Denise Karabinus is a visual artist specializing in drawing and sculptural prints. She recently completed an artist residency at the Quimby Colony in Portland Maine and has lived in many art communities over the past few years. She talks about her painful experiences of developing rheumatoid arthritis and the death of her newborn son through her artwork to express a feeling of helplessness and vulnerability and trying to repair something that can not be repaired.

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Printing in Rural India

@ VOL 26 ON MAR 11, 2016

Denise Karabinus will share several innovative collaborative projects generated during this first ever community art residency in rural India. Gram - means - Village. and the Art Residency aimed to promote cross-cultural exchanges by providing a meeting point for artists in diverse fields to work side by side with artisans, children and residents in rural India with the purpose of creating small lasting changes in the community.