Kim Rae Taylor
Kim Rae Taylor is a visual artist and art educator. She works with a variety of themes that draw from nature, language, and gender. Taylor received an MFA from the College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning (DAAP) at the University of Cincinnati, and BFA from The College of Fine Arts of The University of Texas at Austin. Additional studies include the University of Georgia, Cortona, Italy, and the Metáfora Center for Art Therapy Studies, Barcelona, Spain. Taylor began her professional career as a background artist in cartoon animation, and later worked as an illustrator and product designer and has served as associate professor of art at University of Cincinnati Clermont College. Her work has been exhibited in a variety of venues across the U.S. and abroad. She has been an artist in residence at Taipei Artist Village, Red Gate Beijing, the Cill Rialaig Project, County Kerry, Ireland, and the Armory Art Center in West Palm Beach, Florida.