Beth Carltand uses a wide range of techniques and materials in her exploration of artistic expression. She combines a mastery of classic technique and an innovative view of our world, resulting in a collection of powerful works. Cartland’s primary focus is on painting and collage but she also uses found and natural object to create small sculptures.
Cartland is affiliated with galleries in Washington, DC and New York City. She has exhibited in galleries and museums throughout the United States and in Venezuela and with the International Women’s Conference in Beijing, China. She exhibits with the US State Department and the ART in Embassies program and has shown work in Croatia and Pakistan.
Beth studied art in a variety of places from Germany to Texas, California to Rhode Island including the Rhode Island School of Design. Cartland has an MFA degree in painting from The American University. Cartland has taught art for all ages from elementary through adult including classes with the Smithsonian’s Resident Associates Program.