Beth's work is characterized by bold, gestural brush strokes and minimalist detail. As a nod to her analytical roots in photography and architecture, she approaches each piece with a mathematical mindset - counting evens and odds, balancing lights and darks, visually "slicing" the composition into thirds and fifths.
She approaches her work as if it's a problem to solve: combining and contrasting elements with and against one another to create a cohesive yet dynamic piece. Beth's work is an exploration of contrast, tension and resolve. Methodical by nature, she challenges her own ideas of control by experimenting with materials, allowing them to behave as they naturally would, with subtle direction. Each canvas, piece of paper or panel is an invitation to engage - to feel, to react, to explore the tension and resolve of each and every element and property used to build it.
University of Tennessee – Bachelor of Arts, Fine Art - 2002
Aloha Gaia - March 2016
Artist Workflow - March 2016
This Photographer’s Life – Oct. 12, 2015
Double Decker Arts Festival, Oxford, MS, 2016
Young Collectors Memphis, Memphis, TN, 2016
Indie Holiday Market, Memphis, TN, 2015
Sunday Funday Art Show - High Cotton, Memphis, TN, 2015
Broad Avenue Art Walk, Memphis, TN, 2015
RiverArts Fest, Memphis, TN, 2015
Ole Miss Motel Art Show, Oxford, MS, 2015
Opening Night at the Scheidt, Memphis, TN, 2015
Stray At Home, Jackson, MS, 2015
Double Decker Arts Festival, Oxford, MS, 2015