Kathy Lumsden was born in Tuscaloosa, Alabama and lived there and in Mobile until moving to Birmingham in 1992. She has been painting since 2004 and is primarily self-taught.
Ms. Lumsden is a Registered Nurse, owner of Lumsden Legal Nurse Consulting and is a critical care nurse at Brookwood Medical Center. She has one son, a chef, and lives in Vestavia Hills.
Ms. Lumsden paints exclusively in oils, and her subject matter consists primarily of still life and portraits. She is represented by Jennifer Harwell Art / Gallery and Studio. Her paintings can be found in homes and galleries in Birmingham, Mobile, Montgomery, Atlanta and New York City. Her works have been exhibited in the BAA Member’s Shows, solo exhibitions, juried exhibitions such as Energen, gallery shows in Birmingham and New York, Birmingham Art Walk, Magic City Art Connection and in the Birmingham Arts Journal. She is a member of and currently serves as secretary on the board of the Birmingham Art Association.
Birmingham Art Association's Member's Show, Cultural Alliance of Birmingham, May 9, 2008.
Summertime Reflections, Birmingham Art Association Member's Show at What's on Second? Birmingham, Alabama, July 18, 2008.
Birmingham Arts Journal, Volume 5, Issue 2, page 20. Sushi on a Blue Plate. August 1, 2008.
'Random Reflections,' Solo Exhibition of 34 oil paintings by Kathy Lumsden, Sacred Art Gallery, Birmingham, AL, August 15 through September 30, 2008.
Birmingham Art Walk, September 5-6, 2008.
'Small Works, Big Ideas.' November 14 - 21, 2008 at APW Gallery in New York, NY.
Two paintings were accepted for juried show "100 Years of Diversity in Birmingham Art" Birmingham Art Association. Exhibit dates: October 17 through December 31, 2008 at Birmingham’s historic Civil Rights Institute, 520 Sixteenth Street North, Birmingham, AL (35203).
Encore: Selections from the Birmingham Art Association and Montgomery Art Guild Exhibitions. January 21-March 18, 2009. The Alabama State Council on the Arts Montgomery gallery in the RSA Tower.
March 2 through April 10, 2009: BAA Member Show at Birmingham Public Library Fourth Floor Gallery.
March 6 through March 29, 2009: World of Imagination Volume 2, APW Gallery, Long Island, NY.
Energen 10th Annual Art Competition (juried), March 23 through April 5, 2009.
October, 2009: BAA Juried Show at Hawthorn Gallery, Birmingham, AL.
December, 2009: Gifts of Art, Litebox Gallery, Birmingham, AL.
March 29 - April 11, 2010 : 11th Annual Energen Art Competition, Birmingham, AL.
April 30 - May 1, 2010: 2 Day Show by The Carder Method Forum internationa members at Hawthorn Gallery, Birmingham, AL.
July 1 - July 31, 2010: BAA Members Show at Homewood Public Library, Homewood, AL.
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