Kenn Kotara is a contemporary, mixed-media abstract artist based in Asheville NC. The nascence of his inspiration is geometric and architectural at it’s core, enriched by the natural environments of his Southern Louisiana roots.
Life long influences of architecture, philosophy, literature and personal experiences shape his art career which explodes in meticulously applied creativity on copper, canvas, mylar paper, screen, and wood. His record of thought provoking and inspiring exhibitions, extensive inclusion in corporate and private collections profiles Kotara as an established professional.
His inspirations and processes culminate in his exceptional ability to fuse and harmonize a grid with a meandering line. He develops this serene and complex relationship through a meticulous layering process. This manipulation of space is fueled by a perpetual curiosity and internal dichotomy to produce an intriguing, balanced and aesthetic visual while he remains true to his philosophies.