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Mary karavos

Collage, Booth 222

Fine artist Mary Karavos has garnered international recognition for her ability to create images full of vibrant colors, powerful and textural compositions, using torn pieces of imported Japanese, Nepalese, Korean and specialty papers. The Toronto born OCAD graduate completed her studies in Florence, Italy. She attributes the ancient city with the inspiration that led her to a new artistic expression. Mary is an award winning artist exhibiting and selling her work locally and internationally. Select Awards include: 2016/15 Best in Paper/Fibre Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, 2014 ”Prix du Jury”SNBA( Societe’ Nationale des Beaux-Arts, Paris). For Mary, she is simply “discovering and intuiting paper paintings seeking to be unearthed” on her canvas.