Author Illustrator and ardent Arts advocate, Kimann Schultz “writes with pictures & draws with words.” A first generation American, German/English bi-lingual, Kimann reaches instinctively beyond horizons of the ordinary in her quest to exist as creative contributor & global citizen.
Kimann has blogged at Huffington Post since 2013. Her articles include Arts & Free Speech advocacy & appreciation, film & TV review, history & sociological commentary on a wide range of topics including politics, parenting, fine arts & architecture, fashion & style.
An IU Bloomington honors graduate with dual majors in Art History & German & one year at the University of Hamburg, Germany, Kimann also attended FIT & Parsons School of Design, both in NYC, where she received training in fashion design & illustration. Kimann worked for almost 12 years at a local architectural firm as architectural writer, renderer & draftsperson. She served as the Indianapolis Meridian-Kessler Home Tour artist for 5 years & has produced many commissioned works featuring residential, bridal & pet portraiture.
Kimann is past president of the FAShion Arts Society of the Indianapolis Museum of Art & currently serves on the boards of the Kurt Vonnegut Museum Library in Indianapolis & the Indianapolis Opera.
Kimann maintains several sites, each focused on a specific area of interest:
Art & Lit + links to all HuffPost articles – http://www.butterflybroth.com
Articles & Advocacy – http://www.kimannschultz.com
Interior Decorating & Collecting- http://www.modlodgeluv.com
Illustration – http://www.kimann.org
Music – http://www.LapofaMuse.com