KAREN CAPPOTTO is inspired by evidence of the handmade in a world where technology prevails. She is known for her distinct palette and combination of vintage + found materials. Cappotto's work is in PAAM’s Permanent collection and she has received multiple awards and prizes for her mixed media constructions.
In 2011 her company Peg+Dick@ (named after her parents) was launched when Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams asked her to produce their decoupage accessories.
Karen Cappotto is a recipient of the Lillian Orlowsky William Freed Grant for painting. Karen is a founding member of the non-profit group Provincetown Commons, dedicated to developing a sustainable creative economy in the place that continues to inspire her work.
Cappotto is currently represented by AMP Gallery and shows her Collages at the Julie Heller Gallery in Provincetown.