September 9, 2019 (Gilroy, CA): Artist Katherine Filice has been “shortlisted” and named as a finalist for the prestigious 2019 ArtGeminiPrize. Her pen-and-ink work “Communion” will be featured in the Finalists Exhibition November 9-15, 2019, at the Fullerton Hotel in Singapore.
The ArtGeminiPrize is a celebration to promote international contemporary art for emerging and established artists. Founded in 2012 in London, the ArtGeminiPrize is an independent competition open to all artists from anywhere in the world that has attracted over 5,000 entries from 35 countries worldwide. The winners will be announced at an exhibition of the finalists’ works in London.
Katherine Filice stated, “I’m beyond honored to be a finalist and grateful for the chance to exhibit my work alongside so many talented artists from around the world. I’m especially thrilled that the panel of judges chose this particular work from my ‘The Ties that Bind’ series. I pushed the edges when I created it, and it’s wonderful to be rewarded and acknowledged for breaking new ground.”
Katherine Filice made her international debut at Artrooms 2018 in London and has also exhibited her works in Hong Kong, New York, San Francisco, Chicago, and her hometown of Gilroy, California. Katherine Filice’s works explore human relationships through symbolism and intricate ink lines. Her background includes traditional formal art training and a long career as a graphic designer. For over 25 years, she has been the CEO and Executive Creative Director of Articulate Solutions, a creative services firm in downtown Gilroy.