Shelley Gilchrist creates abstract wall paintings and sculptures, working in the Chicago area and showing her art locally and nationally. In 2009 she founded FUSEDChicago
, a professional group for Midwest artists who use encaustic. She was selected as a Portfolio Artist in the 2012 Encaustic Works Biennial
printed exhibition, juried by Joanne Mattera. She is a member of Chicago Sculpture International
and 3-D 12 Sculptors
. In 2014 she will be a Visiting Artist at the American Academy in Rome.
NOVEMBER 11 - DECEMBER 12 Abstract Impact
Prairie State College, Chicago Hts.
Paper and encaustic; inspired by residency at Ragdale Foundation.More views