Lois Shipley Fine Art

Exhibitions

Then & Now

BA Art Education, Shepherd College, 1972, plus continuing studies at VMFA School, Crossroads Art Center and The Montpelier Center for Arts & Education, and with various teachers, most consistently with Richmond artist, Christaphora Robeers.

 

JURIED:

Bay School, Mathews, VA, "Art Speaks on the Bay", October 2013

Crossroads Art Center: several Juried Shows: 2005 - 2013

Black Rooster Gallery, Marion, VA, 2007

The Montpelier Center for Arts and Education, Montpelier, VA: National Juried Exhibition 2005 - 2013

Art Works, Richmond, June-July 2009 Juried Show, Diego Sanchez, juror, “Aging Gracefully”

The National Arts Program, Creative Reflections, 11th Annual Exhibit, June 24- July 17, 2009, Richmond, VA

 

AWARDS:

Second Place:  Crossroads Art Center, Nov. 2012 – Feb. 2013 Juried Show, Eleanor Cox, juror, “After the Harvest”

Second Place:  14th Annual National Juried Exhibition, The Montpelier Center, "Captain Malc's", Meredith Mullins, juror, April 2011

Second Place: Oil/Acrylic category, annual James River Art League show, James Center, June 2011, Christopher Wynn, judge

Honorable Mention: Crossroads Art Center (Jan-Feb. 2011 Juried Show) "Captain Malc's", Jennifer Glave & BJ Kocen, (Glave/Kocen Gallery) jurors.

First Place: “Finding Beauty Where You Can”, January 2010 Juried Show, Crossroads Art Center, Slashtipher Coleman, juror

Honorable Mention:  “Cornflowers and Daisies”, March 2009 Juried Show, Crossroads

Art Center, Richmond

Special Mention:  “Finding Beauty Where You Can”, 2009 JRAL Annual Judged Show, James

Center, Richmond, Ann Chenoweth, judge

Honorable Mention: “Wyoming Memories”, 11th Annual Exhibit of The National Arts

Program, Creative Reflections, June 24- July 17, 2009, Pine Camp, Richmond, VA

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

Gallery Flux, Ashland, VA:  VIP Invitational Miniature Show, December 2012

The Montpelier Center for Arts and Education, Montpelier, VA:  National Juried Exhibition 2005, 2007, 2009 - 2013

         and Virginia Regional Show 2006 - 2013;  Grand Local Artists Show 2007- 2013

Crossroads Art Center: Members Show:  2008 - 2013

Gallery Flux, Ashland, VA:  Hanover County Artists juried show, Jan. 26 - Feb. 29, 2013, Sally Bowring, juror

James River Art League Shows:  various venues in Richmond.

 

MEMBERSHIPS:

James River Art League: Member since Sept. 2006, VP/Program Chair 2009-2011,  President:  2011-2013, current Membership Ch.

The Montpelier Center for Arts and Education, member since 1992

Crossroads Art Center:  Member since 2006

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Along the Way

18" x 24"

Oil on Canvas

Along the Way