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 has received multiple awards and prizes for her mixed media constructions.
In 2011 Peg+Dick, a design studio (named after her parents) was launched when Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams asked them to produce their decoupage accessories.
Karen Cappotto is a recipient of the Lillian Orlowsky William Freed Grant for painting and 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. www.provincetowncommons.org
Cappotto is currently represented by AMP Gallery and frequently shows her Collages at the Julie Heller Gallery in Provincetown.