Karine Molloy was born in 1983 in New Carlisle, Gaspésie (Quebec, Canada). Her interest in the arts woke up at the age of 5 when she practiced classical ballet until she was 11 years old. Subsequently, she discovers Van Gogh at the local library, it’s love at first sight. A first painting class introduces her to the pleasure of colors and the freedom of creation. Dramatic art and theater are linked together with the (figurative) painting behind the scenes. Her passion for nature leads her first to studies in forestry. At the end of this program, she start studying in visual arts (2004) at the University of Sherbrooke. She delves deeper into Riopelle, Miro and Matisse then discovers Frida Kahlo. As many artists who make it vibrate by their gestures, their intensity, their colors, their freedom.
In 2010 is unveiled his first solo exhibition in abstraction. Many individual exhibitions followed, all of which were presented at recognized dissemination centers in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015. Winner of several awards from emerging artists, the artist continues her career as a professional artist on the south shore of Montreal.
If we compare its beginnings in abstraction (2009) and the current period we can affirm that the essence of the artist has been preserved: color and intensity. The movement has evolved into a more assertive form.