Inspired by the abstract expressionists, Katie Neal’s paintings explore subconscious gesture, spontaneous mark-making, and harmonious yet unexpected color relationships. She enjoys incorporating other mediums into her art such as thick metallic paint, charcoal, and ink to create texture and layers. Her paintings are titled after common phrases people find themselves saying daily in the hopes that each painting will allow viewers to connect with those familiar idioms.
Katie was born and raised in Nashville, Tennessee, and she loves and appreciates any and every form of art. She believes that everyone should unapologetically surround themselves with art that they love.