Born: Jamaica
Resides: California, U.S.A.

Kay Rodriques is a printmaker, painter and artist’s book maker, living and working in California. She examines the conditions and interconnections of place and trade.
Kay has a long-term interest in the cultural geography and landscape of Jamaica where she grew up. She began creating a series of artist’s books about the island in 2019. Kay’s work ranges from textural to sheer stain-like drawings and paintings, woodcuts, linocuts, monotypes, collographs and other print styles that do not require the use of toxic chemicals. Her current project is a series of oil paintings about the cultural geography and landscape of California.

kay 9.2020

Photo credit: Betsy Kingsbury