Kim Celona has been a prolific artist and writer for over 20 years. Born in Providence, Rhode Island and educated in NYC, NY and Venice, Italy (Parsons School of Design, BFA 1991/ New York University, MA 2004) her life and art experiences are varied and extensive. Kim has expanded into the fields of illustration, fine art, printmaking, photography, writing and art education. Presently, she is working on a series of intaglio and linocut prints. This current body of work entitled, "Things that Make Me Happy" explores the theme of personal fulfillment within its imagery and process.
Her work has been published in such editorial magazines and newspapers as Boston Magazine, Providence Journal, Providence Phoenix, Stuff Magazine, Rhode Island Monthly. She is currently a monthly contributing writer and artist for RI Creative Magazine.
Kim Celona's paintings have been exhibited in Italy, New York City, Massachusetts and Providence, RI. Her art also resides in private collections in the United States and Italy.