Beau (Tile Floor), 2015
Oil & alkyd on wood panel
48" x 36"

"Colleen Kiely uses her aging basset hound Beau as both model and avatar in her work, playing with the tradition of artists' use of women as models and muses." Mara Williams, Chief Curator, Brattleboro Museum & Art Center, VT, re: Touchstones, Totems, Talismans: Animals in Contemporary Art​​