Kristy Gordon’s work is a frank and intimate reflection of her curiosity about other people, transformations and self-discovery.
She is currently attending the Master’s program at the New York Academy of Art, where she was selected as one of four guest artists to attend the China residency program in Shanghai and Beijing.
She has been a full-time, professional painter since 2004, exhibiting her work internationally and earning numerous awards including the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant, a Merit Award from Daniel Greene in the Salon International 2009, third prize at the Portrait Society of Canada International Portrait Competition, Best of Show in the National Art Premier, Illinois as well as being named Top Finalist in the Art Renewal Center’s International 2008/2009 ARC Salon. She has been widely featured in numerous magazines, art publications, radio and television show, including The Artist’s Magazine’s 28th Annual Art Competition, Southwest Art’s Emerging Artist: 21 Under 31 and Bravo!’s Star Portraits. Kristy is represented by Cube Gallery in Ottawa, Canada, and Galerie L’oeil du Prince in Paris, France. Kristy’s paintings hang in more than 400 collections worldwide.