Kirsten in Studio

Kainz is a working artist in Montana. The Big Sky  and natural world inspires her paintings and expands the boundaries of her sculptural work. Her art captures the best of the natural word and reminds us not only to simply enjoy it, but to also respect and honor it.  Alongside her rigorous and routine studio practice, she works on commission for clients across the nation. 

While studying art at SIU, Carbondale and Curtain University in Western Australia. Working with metal stole her heart. She graduated with a BFA in metalsmithing. She has sense brought painting into her practice. 

She and her husband now live in South Western Montana where they raise their four girls, run a brewery and try to make the most out of living in a beautiful place.

Her paintings and sculptures are featured in public and private collections around the globe.