Kelsy Patnaude


Kelsy Patnaude is a painter and photographer who is a Master of Fine Arts candidate in Visual Arts at Lesley University College of Art & Design. When not living in Newport, Rhode Island as an artist, Kelsy splits her working time as a professional yachtswoman.

Kelsy utilizes photography from her experiences on the ocean in her panorama-style oil paintings and surfer girls. She is interested in altering the traditional masculine history associated with the sea and the sublime.

Coastal Contemporary Gallery
491 Thames Street, Newport RI 02840  401.612.6121

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