Karen Vogel is a printmaker and painter who finds inspiration in the natural world. Exploring the connection between patterns, textures, layers, colors, perspective and scale, she is interested in the parallels between art-making and landscape design, her two passions. Ms. Vogel has studied painting and drawing at The Art Students’ League (New York, NY), The Corcoran College of Art and Design (Washington, DC), The San Francisco Art Institute (San Francisco, CA) and The Center for Contemporary Printmaking. Her prints and paintings have been featured in museums and galleries across the country. Ms. Vogel’s work has been collected by numerous private and corporate patrons. She has completed commissions for the National Academy of Science (Washington, DC) and American Public TV Stations (Washington, DC). Earlier in her career, she was an Art Consultant for The Aldrich Gallery (San Francisco, CA) and served as Director of Art and Exhibition Programs at the American Institute of Architects (Washington, DC).