Keren Kroul works with watercolor on paper to create dense and rhythmic organic formations. Inspired by memories, neural pathways, and natural elements, they are fantastical landscapes of the mind.
Born in Haifa, Israel, to an Argentinean father and Israeli mother, Keren was raised in Mexico City and Costa Rica. She currently lives in Minneapolis, MN, where she is an Adjunct Professor of Painting and Drawing at Augsburg University.
Keren has exhibited regionally and nationally. She was featured in the 2016 season of MN Original (Twin Cities PBS), and was a Finalist at ArtPrize 2016 (2D category). She is a 2015 and 2017 recipient of the Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant, and a 2017 Jerome Emerging Artist at the Rochester Art Center. Keren holds an MFA in Painting from Parsons School of Design and a BA in Fine Arts from Brandeis university.