Image credit Misael Nevarez, and Candace Cusic Moment-Driven Workshop

Image credit Misael Nevarez, and Candace Cusic Moment-Driven Workshop

About


Bio

Emily Shopp is an artist and printmaker who uses shaped copper plates, collage, and paper layering to create unique, organic etchings. Combining meticulous processes with meditative imagery, she considers methods of managing stress and anxiety. She draws inspiration from nature walks and her large collection of pinecones, driftwood, sticks, and rocks. She currently lives and works in Chicago, IL.

Curriculum Vitae

Education

2013                        Bachelor of Fine Arts, Printmaking and Painting, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX

 

Group Exhibitions

2018                       Bulletin, Fulton Street Collective, Chicago, IL

2018                       Spudnik Press Cooperative Annual Benefit: Bad Wedding, Low Res, Chicago, IL

2018                       Collective Ground, Spudnik Press Cooperative, Chicago, IL

2018                       Fierce and Frail: Of Beings, Beast, and Seed, Verum Ultimum Art Gallery, Portland, OR

2018                       23rd Arts in Harmony 2018 Annual International Show – The North Show, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Hopkins, MN

2018                       Paper/work: Works on/of Paper, Alabama Women’s Caucus for Art, Huntsville, AL

2018                       Chicago: A Cross-Town Exchange, Spudnik Press Cooperative, Chicago, IL

2017                       National Juried Exhibition, Larkin Arts, Harrisonburg, VA

2017                       Collage and Digital Madness, Las Laguna Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA

2017                        Printmaking National Exhibition, Mark Arts, Wichita, KS

2014                        Small Prints, Chicago Printmakers Collaborative, Chicago, IL

Residencies and Fellowships

2014 - 2017             Artist in Residence, Evanston Bible Fellowship, Evanston, IL

2018           Studio Fellow, Spudnik Press Cooperative, Chicago, IL

 

Awards

2012                        Cole Dean's Award in Art, Stephen F Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX 

2017                        First Place Mary R. Koch Memorial Award, Printmaking National Exhibition, Mark Arts, Wichita, KS

2018                        Print Third Place, 23rd Arts in Harmony 2018 Annual International Show – The North Show, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Hopkins, MN