Karen Swenholt

Convergence Spotlight: Karen Swenholt

Karen Swenholt is our first in the Convergence Spotlight Series. Join us once a month live online for this new series and get a closer look at the artists and creatives who make up our community. The artist tells us about their work, how they integrate their art and faith, and we close by lifting them up in prayer.

Convergence Spotlight, Karen Swenholt, March 6, 2022

About the Artist

Karen is a figurative sculptor who lives and works in Northern Virginia. After attending Maryland Institute, College of Art (MICA) and California College of the Arts, she continued her studies at various studio schools including New York City’s New York Studio School, under Bruce Gagnier, Virginia’s Art League. Karen is currently Artist in Residence at Convergence in Alexandria, Virginia where her studio is located. Her large-scale sculptures are on view in the Convergence Sculpture Garden.


Dialogue with Condemnation

Karen Swenholt, Cast Bronze 3/7, 6″ x 20″