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Migration

EXHIBITIONS


PAST EXHIBITS

2016

Open Studios Alta/Pasa/Dena Art Tour
Art-Space GalleryAltadena, CA

2015

Open Studios Alta/Pasa/Dena Art Tour, Altadena, CA

2013

Art Institute & Gallery, Salisbury, MD
Solo Exhibit
Todd Art Gallery, Murfreesboro, TN
12 X 12 Exhibition
ArtBeat on Main Street, Vista, CA
Small Packages

2012

Brand Library & Art Center, Glendale, CA
41st Annual National Juried Exhibition of Works on Paper
Burbank Creative Arts Center, Burbank, CA
Juror: Bonese Collins Turner
(Robert Brown Award)
Art Institute & Gallery, Salisbury, MD
21st National Juried Exhibition
Juror: Ethan Karpe
(Best in Show)
Agora Gallery, New York, NY
Chelsea International Juried Exhibition
Juror: Ira Goldberg
Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, NJ
More Art From Found Objects:  A Juried Exhibition
Juror: Tom Moran
The Art Gallery, University of Maryland, College Park, MD
Juried Exhibition - XL - XS: Extra Large and Extra Small Formats
Juror: Barry Nemett
Masur Museum, Monroe, LA
49th Annual Juried Exhibition
Juror: Liza Simone
The Cole Art Center, Stephen F. Austin State University, TX
Texas National Juried Exhibition 2012
Juror: Dave Hickey
Flow Art Space, Minneapolis, MN
Juried Exhibition - Our Earth
Juror: Melissa Metzler
Pacific Art League,Palo Alto, CA
Juried Exhibition - Secret Garden
Juror: Ric Ambrose
Light Space and Time Gallery, Online
Juried Exhibition - All Women
Juror: John R. Math
(Special Recognition)
Topanga Gallery, Topanga, CA
Juried Open 2012
Juror: Franklyn Liegel

2011

Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, CA
Juried Exhibition - All Media 2011
Juror: Perin Mahler

2010

Art Works Gallery, Trenton, NJ
The First Forty: a Retrospective Exhibition of Works From Mercer County's Permanent Collection

PAST

The Considine Gallery, Princeton, NJ  (1991);  Studio K, Long Island City, NY (1988 - 1989);  Long Island City Open Studios (1988, 1989);  Union League Club (juried), New York, NY (1987), Art Students League Gallery, New York, NY (1986);  Arts Council, Princeton, NJ (1982);  Mercer County Community College (juried), West Windsor, NJ (1981);  Artspace Middlesex (juried), Kendall Park, NJ (1981);  Art and Architecture Gallery, Yale University, New Haven, CT (1979)

AWARDS

Robert Brown Award, Brand Library & Art Center, Glendale, CA 2012
Best in Show, Art Institute & Gallery, Salisbury, MD 2012
Solo Exhibit, Art Institute & Gallery, Salisbury, MD 2012
Collective Exhibition, Agora Gallery, New York, NY 2012
Honorable Mention, Gallore Gallery, Middletown, CT 2012
Special Recognition, Light, Space and Time Gallery, Online 2012
Ivan Olinsky Merit Scholarship, Art Students League, New York, NY 1985 - 1986
Purchase Prize, New Jersey Cultural and Heritage Commission, Trenton, NJ 1981
Judge’s Award, Artists’ League of Central NJ 1981

PUBLICATIONS

CATALOGUES

Brand 41 Works on Paper: Memories, Brand Library, 2012
Chelsea International Fine Art Competition Exhibition, Agora Gallery, 2012
Texas National 2012, The Cole Art Center, Stephen F. Austin State University, 2012
All Women Art Exhibition, Light, Space & Time Online Catalogue, February 2012
The Mercer County Art Collection, Mercer County Cultural and Heritage Commission,1987

BOOK COVER

Advances in Consumer Research, Volume XXIII, Kim Corfman and John Lynch, Provo, Utah: Association for Consumer Research, 1996

COLLECTIONS

New Jersey Cultural and Heritage Collection
Private Collections

EDUCATION

Art Students League, New York, NY 1982 - 1986
Studied with Lorrie Goulet, Leo Manso, Sidney Simon
Studio Monitor for Sidney Simon’s drawing & sculpture classes 1985 - 1986
Merit Scholarship 1985-1986
Yale University, New Haven, CT, B.A. in Studio Art 1979
Studied with William Bailey, Gretna Campbell, Erwin Hauer, Richard Lytle
New York Studio School, New York, NY 1978

Shelley has taught art in public and private schools. She is certified in Permaculture Design and is interested in the relationships between the practical and the aesthetic.

Her studio is in Los Angeles, CA.

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