Kay Belardinelli. Photo by Carey Good.

Through stark memoir and ritual healing, my work reflects the transient and prismatic nature of a post-traumatic self.

From pain I draw meaning and power.

Listen to an interview from March 2017.


Kay Belardinelli is an interdisciplinary artist exploring trauma, magic, and the body.

Belardinelli’s visual work has been shown in Boston, California, Philadelphia, and Berlin. She completed rural residencies at Hill House (Michigan) in 2017 and Mary Sky (Vermont) in 2019. She lives and works in Providence, Rhode Island, with her dog Sadah and various plants.

Pronouns: She/her or They/them


Kay Belardinelli. Photo by Carey Good.