I continuously explore new ideas and switch genres and media in search of new possibilities in my art.
This is part of my transition from a student-artist learning how to paint to an increasingly experienced artist
trying to define my art and its purpose. My most recent
paintings explore ways to combine an organic,
free-flowing style with patterns and textures. I look for ways to fuse these elements in unusual and
unexpected ways. This process is an avenue to explore, through painting, qualities that are important to
me, both for leading a meaningful life and for creating meaningful art. Those qualities include honesty,
having an open mind and heart, truly listening to others, working to improve our world and being open to
Andrea Gordon was born and raised in Denver, Colorado.
She studied Economics at Colorado College
with an unofficial minor in Art History. After college
Andrea earned her law degree from the University of
Denver College of Law. While raising her three children, she occasionally practiced law and also started
her own mortgage closing business.
In 2010, Andrea began to pursue her life-long passion for
art by becoming a full-time artist. She has since
taken many classes at Denver’s Art Students League where
she continues to study art in a variety mediums
and genres. Andrea is an emerging painter, participating in juried shows and art markets in Denver.
Andrea has been an Artnaut since 2015.