Linda Plaisted, Washington, DC Member Since April 2007 Artist Statement
Linda Plaisted is a classically-trained American painter, photographer and mixed media artist who has exhibited her work in galleries and museums throughout North America.
Her work is held in private collections worldwide and the corporate collections of such companies as Mastercard International, McGraw- Hill, CVS/Caremark, Ritz-Carlton Hotels and Marc Jacobs, Inc. You may have seen her images on book covers or web sites such as Daily Candy, Design*Sponge, Apartment Therapy and many more.
Each piece of artwork she creates is layered by hand with images she has captured in her photographs, drawings, paintings and collected ephemera to create collage pieces with depth and detail. Her delight in nature and unique ability to conjure mood from the simplest of compositions is evident in her work, leaving the viewer feeling connected to her work like a distant memory.