Kathleen Harrington was born and educated in New York City.
Kathleen has lived in many cities in the United States and painted and exhibited her work in all of them. She has studied with local art teachers, practicing
oil painting while living in Atlanta and egg tempera while in Buffalo. With her move to Ohio in 1981 she focused on watercolor, mixed media and collage.
Over the years she has shown her work and been awarded prizes locally, at the Cuyahoga Valley Art Center, the Solon Fine Art Show, the National Collage Annual Juried Show, and in Akron, Willoughby, Beachwood, Lakeside, Cleveland and her home town of Hudson. She has shown pieces in New Zealand and in France. Kathleen paints miniatures and her ACEOs are in collections around the world.
She is a member and an officer of the Hudson Society of Artists. She is a Signature Member of the National Collage Society and a member of the Woman’s Art League of Akron and the Ohio Collage Society. Kathleen has had pieces selected for publication in the Somerset Studio magazine Gallery.
Kathleen is a member of the Crooked River Gang and displays her work at the MD Garage in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park and at the Peninsula Art Academy. She also has her work on display on the internet in her website and in a virtual museum.