Human activity is causing the mass extinction of plants and animals at an alarming rate. Ultimately, all life is in danger. Kara Maria focuses attention on this important issue by creating miniature portraits of disappearing species that are tucked into abstract paintings.
Exhibit paintings and works on paper at art museums and galleries, nationally and internationally.
Schedule solo exhibitions in art museums and galleries.
Produce a catalogue that documents her endangered-animal series.
Build relationships with people who work at the intersection of art and the environment.
Pursue relationships with galleries and art consultants to sell originals, and generate additional revenue through commissions, licensing agreements, and digital reproductions.