Kathleen Knowling XCI
An Exhibition of New Works
Kathleen Knowling was born in St. John's in 1927. She graduated from Barnard College, Columbia University, in New York City, in 1950 with a B.A. in History. Afterwards, she went on to Paris, France where she studied for two years. Knowling continued her artistic studies when back in Canada, spending a term at the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design ( NSCAD ), as well as studying at the Newfoundland Academy of Art, Mount Allison University and Memorial University's Extension Service. Her work is in many public, private and corporate collections including Imperial Oil, Canada Council Art Bank, the University of Toronto, the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, and Memorial University. In addition to her activities as a visual artist, she has taught art history, written art reviews, curated exhibitions and published poetry. Kathleen Knowling continues to live and work in St. John's.