hold these truths 150 x 120 cm, mixed media

Angie Reed Garner (1969, Lexington KY) is a second-generation self-taught narrative
painter and writer, with a BA from Reed College in '89 (Classics). A serial expat
since 1999, she has lived in Germany, Pakistan, and the United Arab Emirates. Garner has
exhibited actively since 1996 with thirteen solo shows in the USA, Europe, and the Middle
East. Garner paints saturated, symbolic narratives; a favorite theme is the fragility of
that which makes social life possible: identity and belonging.

Since 2011, she also serves as director for garner narrative, a gallery
dedicated to narrative art located in Louisville KY, USA

Garner lives in Abu Dhabi, UAE. See paintings about this here, here and here.

Please see works done in and about Lahore, Pakistan here.

Garner's mother, Joyce, is an enormous influence.
Please see some of Joyce Garner's work here, and learn more about Joyce (and Angie Reed) here.

download RESUME (.docx file) here