File 136827

About the Artist

File 136827

Kit Porter (b. 1983) is a mixed media artist living and working in Beaufort, South Carolina. Drawn to the coastal landscape, Porter’s paintings abstract and fragment natural forms to act as a metaphor for the fragility of the physical world. In Porter’s paintings, tide-worn shells and stones polished by the ocean’s current become as smooth as petals while flowers become as ephemeral as the wind, echoing the persistence of time and the tenacity of nature.

Art Under $800

Browse All
Chad kouri a wide smile and home accessories detail

More In Painting

Browse Painting
Emily rickard presidio detail
Chad kouri a wide smile and home accessories detail
Emily rickard presidio detail

From the Journal

From the Journal

82ea9f6a 2b94 4cae b897 c19cabe75c35
  • Meet
  • Kit Porter
  • South Carolina-based painter Kit Porter explains how the floral motifs in her work speak to the impermanence of life.