Patricia Larkin Green


UnMade Bed: I dreamt I was a butterfly
oil on canvas
20 x 16 in.

Patricia Larkin Green is a painter in oil and Sumi-e literati style, using expressionistic monochrome ink brushwork. She received her BA from the University of Minnesota in 1998, and a Certificate in Drawing from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2001. She is the founder of OpenWall Chicago, an exhibition space in the 47th Ward. Larkin Green is a member of the Sumi-e Society of America and the International Chinese Calligraphy Art and Painting Society, serving as the North America Exhibition Coordinator. Awards include the prestigious “Award of Excellence” from the Jade Buddha Temple, AnShan City, China several years in a row. Larkin Green’s work has been the subject of solo and two person exhibitions in the United States and she has exhibited throughout the United States, and in Australia, China and Japan. She has been featured in numerous publications, including The Chicago Tribune, The Chicago Reader, Gapers Block, Hyperallergic and a Pioneer Press publication, and has been a panelist for Chicago Creative Expo. She has participated in interviews on WTTW Chicago Tonight, WCRX, The Process and more.

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