Karen Searle

photo by Anne Kleinhenz

photo by Anne Kleinhenz

Karen Searle (MFA Minneapolis College of Art & Design 1999) is a sculptor in fiber and mixed media. Her works have been exhibited in the US, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Korea. She presents classes, lectures, and seminars internationally, and has served as a juror of numerous exhibitions, including the International Textile Design Competition, Daegu, Korea, in 1997 and 2000. She has served as a mentor to emerging artists through the Mentor/Protégée Program of the Women’s Art Registry of Minnesota (WARM) since 1991. A former editor and publisher in the arts field, she continues to write for arts-related publications.