Kendra Larson

Kendra Larson is an artist based in Portland, OR with a primary focus on the ephemerality of Pacific NW landscapes. Her work explores historical ideas of the landscape and subtly supports ideas around environmentalism as well as contemporary relationships with the natural world.

Larson grew up in Salem, OR. She received her MFA in Painting at University of Wisconsin, Madison and has shown her work in venues in the United States and New Zealand. Larson is a past Signal Fire, Caldera (Sisters, Oregon) and New Pacific Studios (Masterton, New Zealand) artist in resident. She is represented by Augen Gallery in Portland, OR and teaches at PNCA and Portland State University.

Owl, 2021 Mixed media paper, paint, wire, and feathers 28” x 17” x 17”

Owl, 2021
Mixed media paper, paint, wire and feathers
28” x 17” x 17”

Crow, 2021 Mixed media paper, paint, wire, and feathers 12” x 18” x 17”

Crow, 2021
Mixed media paper, paint, wire, and feathers
12” x 18” x 17”

Untitled (Ring 1), 2021 Mixed media paper, paint, wire, and plastic 41” x 24” x 6”

Untitled (Ring 1), 2021
Mixed media paper, paint, wire, and plastic
41” x 24” x 6”

Untitled (Ring 2), 2021 Mixed media paper, paint, wire, and plastic 55” x 36” x 6”

Untitled (Ring 2), 2021
Mixed media paper, paint, wire, and plastic
55” x 36” x 6”

Bear, 2021 Mixed media paper, paint, wire, and feathers 18” x 22” x 15”

Bear, 2021
Mixed media paper, paint, wire, and feathers
18” x 22” x 15”

Crow, 2007, Paper wire and acrylic, 12” x 24” x 12”, NFS
Crow, 2007
Paper wire and acrylic
12” x 24” x 12”
NFS
Aviary, 2012, Paper and paint, 240” x 240” x 144”

Aviary, 2012
Paper and paint
240” x 240” x 144”
NFS