Born in Bardstown, KY, Clare is a visual artist primarily focused in acrylic painting and mixed media. She is a 2018 graduate from Bellarmine University. Clare received her Bachelor of Arts, Cum Laude with a degree in Art with an Emphasis in Painting and a minor in Art History. The influences for her art are drawn from her local environment and popular culture. She is also devoted to other forms of art, by designing sets for theatre productions at Nelson County High School, the Bardstown Community Theatre, and Bellarmine University's Theatre Program. During the 2017-2018 academic year, she was an artist in residence in the Arthur N. BecVar Artist in Residence Program at Bellarmine University.
Her most recent exhibitions include: "Lucky 13 2018" at the Mesquite Fine Arts Center in Mesquite, NV (November 15-December 31, 2018) and "Palate: An Appetite for Art" at The Garfield Parks Art Center in Indianapolis, IN (December 7-29, 2018), as well as a duo-exhibition with fellow Bellarmine Alumni, Maddie Ray at Bardstown for the Arts/ The Gallery in December of 2018. In the Spring of 2019, Clare assisted as part of the volunteer team in the construction of the Forest Giants at Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest in Clermont, KY led by Thomas Dambo.
-Last Updated May 2019