Karen Hennessee


"The Thicket", Marcia Wood Gallery • Castleberry; Atlanta, Georgia 2016
"THE STRAND ", Marcia Wood Gallery; Atlanta, Georgia 2009
"secrets", Archibald Smith Plantation; Roswell, Georgia 2006
, Callanwolde Fine Arts Center; Atlanta, Georgia 1993
"New Paris Works", Studio Showing; Paris, France 1987
"Short Stories", Blue Rat Gallery; Atlanta, Georgia 1986
"Lilting Images", Clayton Junior College; Morrow, Georgia 1976




Work is included in the collections of Emory University's Stuart A. Rose
Library achives; Atlanta, Georgia and the historical Archibald Smith Plantation;
Roswell, Georgia, among others.



C4 Atlanta; Atlanta,Georgia 2013, 2014
Women's Caucus for Art
of Georgia 2010
Women's Caucus for Art
, National 2010
Art Farm; Atlanta, Georgia 2000-2002
Poetic License; Atlanta, Georgia 1993-2000
Ventura Art Association; Ventura, California 1991
New Visions Gallery of Contemporary Art; Atlanta, Georgia 1990,1991
Exhibit A; Atlanta, Georgia 1989, 1990; Co-founder/ Co-director
Nexus; Atlanta, Georgia 1989
Eye Gallery; San Francisco, California 1988
Atlanta High Museum of Art 1984, 1985 ...2000
Blue Rat Gallery; Atlanta, Georgia 1983-86; Co-founder / Co-director
Atlanta Women in the Arts 1982,1983; Charter Member / Board of Directors
Ward-Nasse Gallery, New York City 1978,1979
Onstage Atlanta 1977, 1978


Atlanta Intown
, Arts and Exhibitions Feature 2008
Atlanta Journal and Constitution Vizarts, Feature Article/Review 2006
Atlanta Journal and Constitution
Notable Shows/Review 1991
Atlanta Journal and Constitution Best Bets 1986, 1989
Atlanta Journal and Constitution Top Billing 1983
Atlanta Journal and Constitution Feature Story 1983
Open City Atlanta, Georgia; Review 1986
Midtown Business Association Journal Atlanta, Georgia 1985
Creative Loafing Atlanta, Georgia; Talk of the Town 1983, 1985
Atlanta Intown, Feature Article 1984
Art Papers
Atlanta,Georgia; Feature Article 1984
The Reeve Report Atlanta,Georgia; Feature 1983, 1984
Open City Atlanta, Georgia; Feature Article 1984
Beat Atlanta, Feature Article/Interview 1984
The Atlanta Journal 1983, 1984, 1985,1993
The Atlanta Constitution 1983, 1984,1993


Parsons School of Design, New York City 1976
Art Students League of New York City 1975
Georgia Southern; B.A. degree, Fine Arts 1971


Moonshine Arts Magazine, Fall Issue 2008
Moonshine Arts Magazine, Spring Issue 2008
Moonshine Arts Magazine, Winter 2008
Poetic License, Atlanta, Georgia 1994, 1995
San Francisco Mystery Magazine, Art Editor, San Francisco, California 1987, 1988
bible, Atlanta, Georgia 1985
Atlanta Women in the Arts Newsletter; Co-editor 1982, 1983
Daimon, Atlanta Poetry Collective 1977


secrets (artist book) Atlanta 2006
Southern Verandas
(short stories) Atlanta 1992
Vassie (storybook) Paris 1987
Françoise (storybook) Paris 1987
Short Stories (5 short stories) Atlanta 1986
Descriptions (poetry) Atlanta 1985