Born in a small farming community in Illinois in 1959, P.T.’s growing up years spent immersed in the elements of nature. After graduating from college in Iowa, a move to Minneapolis is where a love for artistic endeavors first emerged. As a hobby, the future artist started mixing artistic papers and paints with found objects.
After a successful business career, the artist is devoting full-time attention to the first love of mixing mediums to create bold and harmonious two- and three-dimensional constructions. Collections of the artist’s work can be found in galleries in Los Angeles, Chicago, Houston, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Dallas, New York, and Atlanta.
Henry moved to Berkeley, California in 2002. The energy and history of the city are reflected in many of her abstract paintings. Henry aspires to be a vehicle for freedom and creativity in her work, often allowing artistic media to lead her in composition and technique.