Kimberly Schonfeld is an Appleton, Wisconsin-based artist
with credits and honors in both the classical and contemporary
schools of mosaics. She began her second career as a mosaic artist
in 1998 while living in Dallas, TX. Since that time she has
completed coursework throughout the US, in addition to studies in
Italy. She has completed a number of commissioned projects in
addition to her other artistic work. Kimberly contributed to the
American Mosaic Project, a traveling exhibition from mosaic
artists, focused on increasing awareness of mosaics as well as
Kimberly favors working 3-dimensionally - providing her with a
broader pallet of shapes and designs to complement her mosaic
expression. She focuses on the use of color particularly, and
believes that simplicity of design coupled with the complexity of
light makes mosaics a more revealing and emotive color pallet from
which to work.
Kimberly has received National and International Awards
(including Grand prize at the 2007 Orsoni International Award for
Mosaic Fine Art) and is seen in corporate and private collections.
She currently teaches at the Trout Museum of Art in Appleton, WI as
well as serving on their Board of Directors.
Ring Series (Reminiscence)