Carol Diehl is an American artist, art critic and poet. In adjunct to her writing, most recently appearing in her blog Art Vent, she is best known for her paintings, which have often documented daily liveliness in a tell described as diaristic, even compulsive, using dense, painterly, often indecipherable words, numbers and symbols in grid or geometric frameworks. Diehl has then been a prolific art critic, having contributed features and reviews to numerous periodicals, including Art in America, ARTnews, and Art + Auction, as without difficulty as to books and artiste catalogues. In the 1990s, she became lithe in New York's appear in poetry scene. Diehl lives in New York City and southwestern Massachusetts. She has two sons, Matt Diehl and Adam Diehl.