Carolyn was born in Toronto Canada. She moved to the Cayman Islands in the 1970′s and here the brilliant sunlight and intense ocean colors inspired her to start painting. She is a graduate of City lit Fine Arts London, UK.
CE Whitney paints primarily with oil on canvas and often in large format. Her work focuses on her surroundings from which she extracts their intricate nature and beauty. A fallen sea grape leaf, on closer inspection, is an intense shadow cast on a sun drenched beach. A sunrise becomes the shape of the ripples on a calm colored morning sea,
Her works appear in private/corporate collections in the US, UK, Australia, Canada and the Cayman Islands. Recent shows include the bridge Art fairs in Berlin. Miami and New York and the Affordable Art Fair, New York ’09.
CE Whitney works in oil on canvas and often in large format. Her colors are vibrant and her canvases are alive. A large selection of her work is on display at Sandon Feat Gallery recently opened next to the Da Vinci Center on 7 Mile Beach Road.