I am not always aware of the connection to a certain place as I begin a painting, but as the work unfolds, I begin to realize the environment that inspired it.

Karina Bania

About the Artist


Based between San Diego, California and Baja, Mexico, Karina Bania is a mixed-media painter whose works relate to landscape and geography. Karina’s paintings feature pale hues and layers of subtle texture, often incorporating traditional pigments and dyes in stains and washes. Focusing on harmony between spontaneity and intention, each discrete shape in her paintings provokes a conversation between visible and unseen landscapes.

News and Notables
  • Solo exhibition at Maybaum Gallery, 2023

  • Exhibited at Art Market San Francisco, 2023

  • Solo exhibition at Glass Rice, 2022