Karin Helmich

(American, born 1943)

Northwest artist Karin Helmich creates realistic landscape and still life paintings. Many of her paintings focus on the interplay of color, light, and shadow in urban landscapes.

Born in Jackson, Wyoming, Helmich received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Whitworth College in Spokane in 1965. She received a Master of Fine Arts degree in painting from Washington State University in Pullman, Eastern Washington in 1967.