"Roz" Rosalind Knight
Artist - Teacher - Mentor - Visionary Founder of City of the World Art Gallery
Roz Knight is an artist, long time educator, mentor, and Founder - Executive Director of City of the World, Inc. A dedicated art advocate, Roz has been teaching for almost 50 years. She has received numerous awards for her work, includin, but not limited to: Disney Teacher of the Year, a National Art Council Grant recipient and Wonder of Life Award (Molasky National Inventive Thinking Assoc). Roz has been a member of NAEA for over 25 years. Her crowning achievement is the Artz-to-Go Program. This free program provides arts education and self-esteem development to an underserved segment of the Las Vegas and Southern Nevada community. The program brings the arts to community parks and events. A celebrated artist, Roz's work is both colorful and whimsical. It speaks volumes about things she is passionate about: nature, women's empowerment, and spirituality. These are all recurring themes that can be found in her paintings.