KLEA McKENNA   |   Bio


Klea McKenna is a visual artist whose work has been shown and published internationally at venues such as San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco; Datz Museum of Art, Korea; Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego and the Heckscher Museum, New York. Her photograms are held in the collection of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco and Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara. In addition to her own art practice, she was co-founder and photographer at IN THE MAKE, an online arts journal that published studio visits and interviews with over 120 West Coast artists from 2011 to 2015. She is the daughter of renegade ethnobotanists, Kathleen Harrison and Terence McKenna. Klea lives in San Francisco with her husband and their young daughter.