"Stay" at The Beverly Center


What we did:

"Stay" is a seating installation commissioned by The Beverly Center. Using a sculptural vocabulary influenced by natural forms such as plants and rocks as well as simple playground structures, Kimmel reimagined the expected—shopping center seating—to create an unexpected new social space.

Garden State


What we did:

Garden State was a print installation and collaborative capsule collection between Karen Kimmel and RTH, with proceeds benefitting Alma Community Outreach.
Garden State was a print installation and collaborative capsule collection between Karen Kimmel and RTH, with proceeds benefitting Alma Community Outreach.

New California Craft


What we did:

New California Craft was an exhibition at the 2017 LA Design Festival curated by Jonathan Lo, that showcased works from 10 Los Angeles artists. For the show, Karen created a work called 'The Valley,' consisting of a series of organic, collaged line drawings inspired by her lifelong study of nature.

Drawings


What we did:

A new series of drawings, inspired by botanical forms.

Past Installations


What we did:

Sculptural bidding paddles transformed into floral arrangements, for "Flourish" at LACE