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Shelly Porter

 Education

1983 Bachelor of Science in Interior Design – University of Texas at Austin

1992 -1995 Studio art courses in oil and watercolor painting, ceramics and printmaking

Selected Solo & Duo Exhibitions

2013 Musings – K Space Contemporary, Art Star Gallery; Corpus Christi, TX

2012 Rockport Center for the Arts – Two person exhibit with Jim Bob Salazar.

2006 The Lives of Circles – Kucera Gallery, Art Center of CorpusChristi;Corpus Christi, TX

2002 COLORES ESPIRITUALES -Two Woman Show with Lisa Wetegrove, Galleria Galvan, Heritage Park; Corpus Christi, TX

1999 LA VIDA DE FLORES -Two Woman Show with Lisa Wetegrove, Galleria Galvan, Heritage Park; Corpus Christi, TX

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2014  

LAS DONAS DEL LA CORTE – Buccaneer Days Coronation, The Court of Nature’s Rarities, Curiosities and Wonders, designs for 27 gowns, trains and hand carries; Afterwards, on exhibit at the Art Center of Corpus Christi; Corpus Christi, TX

2013  

LOTERIA! The Exhibit – K Space Contemporary, Art Star Gallery; Corpus Christi, TX

2010  

ART MUSE – Online gallery for limited edition artists prints.

ART*O*MAT – An original and affordable artwork venue available nationwide through vintage cigarette machines, sponsored by Artists in Cellophane (A.I.C.)

LA MERIENDA – Invitational Exhibit, Texas A&M University, Islander Art Gallery; Corpus Christi, TX

WISH! 2010 – Invitational Exhibition Gala, Dallas Contemporary Museum; Dallas, TX

8×10 BRUSH TO BAY – Invitational Fundraiser, Art Center of Corpus Christi; Corpus Christi, TX

ARTHOUSE 5×7 – Invitational Exhibit, Arthouse at the Jones Center; Austin, TX

2009

ATLANTIC LOFTS OF CORPUS CHRISTI – Furnished original artworks    for office, lobby, hallways and furnished model.

LA MERIENDA – Invitational Exhibition, Texas A&M University, Islander Art Gallery; Corpus Christi, TX

8×10 BRUSH TO BAY – Invitational Exhibition, Art Center of Corpus Christi; Corpus Christi, TX

SILVER SAFARI – Invitational Art Exhibition Gala, Art Museum of South Texas; Corpus Christi, TX

WISH! 2009 – Invitational Exhibition Gala, Dallas Contemporary Museum; Dallas, TX

2008

NEW TEXAS TALENT EXHIBIT – Craighead Green Gallery; Dallas, TX

ALL MEMBERSHIP SHOW – Art Center of Corpus Christi; Corpus Christi, TX

THE PERSISTENCE OF FORM – Agora Gallery; Chelsea, NY

TRI-GROUP 44 – Joseph A. Cain Gallery, Del Mar College; Corpus Christi, TX

8×10 BRUSH TO BAY – Invitational Fundraising Exhibition; Art Center of Corpus Christi; Corpus Christi, TX

2007 

DIMENSION XXXV – Joseph Cain Gallery, Del Mar College; Corpus Christi, TX

ARTMINE –An on-line Art Gallery; Chelsea, N.Y.

POP PARTy – Invitational Exhibition, Art Museum of South Texas; Corpus Christi, TX,

LA MERIENDA – Invitational Exhibition, Texas A&M University – Islander Art Gallery; Corpus Christi, TX

73RD SOUTH TEXAS ART LEAGUE – Spring Show, Art Center of Corpus Christi; Corpus Christi, TX

ALL MEMBERSHIP SHOW – Art Center of Corpus Christi; Corpus Christi, TX

2006

LA MERIENDA – Invitational Exhibition, Texas A&M University, Islander Art Gallery; Corpus Christi, TX;

72nd SOUTH TEXAS ART LEAGUE – Spring Show, Art Center of Corpus Christi; Corpus Christi, TX

2005 

LAS DONAS DE LA CORTE – Buccaneer Days Coronation, The Court of Love and Romance, designs for 32 gowns, trains and hand carries; Afterwards, on exhibit at the Art Center of Corpus Christi; Corpus Christi, TX

LA MERIENDA – Invitational Exhibition, Texas A&M University, Islander Art Gallery; Corpus Christi, TX

2004

ALL MEMBERSHIP SHOW – Art Center of Corpus Christi; Corpus Christi, TX

2003

THE ART OF BEING AMERICAN -Invitational Exhibition, South Texas Institute for the Arts; Art Museum of South Texas

SOUTH TEXAS ART LEAGUE – Art Museum of South Texas; Corpus Christi, TX

SOUTH TEXAS INSTITUTE FOR THE ARTS – Los Nuevos Artistas, Invitational Exhibit for the Antonio E. Garcia Art Education Center; Corpus Christi, TX

DEEP IN THE ART OF TEXAS – Invitational Art Gala, Art Museum of South Texas; Corpus Christi, TX

2002

TRI -GROUP 38 – Joseph A. Cain Gallery, Del Mar College; Corpus Christi, TX

2001

LA MERIENDA – Invitational Exhibition, Art Center of Corpus Christi; Corpus Christi, TX

MASTER PIECES – Art Museum of South Texas, Invitational Exhibition; Corpus Christi, TX

SOUTH TEXAS ART LEAGUE EXHIBITION – Art Museum of South Texas; Corpus Christi, TX

WHAT IS BLACK AND WHITE AND READ ALL OVER – Invitational Gala Exhibition, Art Museum of South Texas; Corpus Christi, TX

2000  

LA MERIENDA – Invitational Exhibition, Art Center of Corpus Christi; Corpus Christi, TX

ARTCAPADES – Art Museum of South Texas; Corpus Christi, TX

1999 

TRI-GROUP 35 – Joseph A. Cain Gallery, Del Mar College; Corpus Christi, TX

LA MERIENDA – Invitational Exhibition, Art Center of Corpus Christi; Corpus Christi, TX

GRASSROOTS – Invitational Exhibition, Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX

1998

TRI -GROUP 34 – Joseph A. Cain Gallery, Del Mar College; Corpus Christi, TX

LA MERIENDA – Invitational Exhibit, Art Center of Corpus Christi; Corpus Christi, TX

REFLECTIONS – Invitational Exhibit, Art Museum of South Texas; Corpus Christi, TX

SOUTH TEXAS ART LEAGUE – 65th Annual Exhibition, Art Center of Corpus Christi, Corpus Christi, TX

ALTARS – Ventana Gallery; San Antonio, TX

1997 

LA MERIENDA – Invitational Exhibition, Art Center of Corpus Christi; Corpus Christi, TX

ELEMENTS – Invitational Exhibition, Art Museum of South Texas; Corpus Christi, TX

1996

OUT OF THE SHADOWS – Festival of Women’s Creativity, Del Mar College; Corpus Christi, TX

LA MERIENDA – Invitational Exhibition, Art Center of Corpus Christi; Corpus Christi, TX

ORDER AND CHAOS – Art Museum of South Texas; Corpus Christi,          TX

1995 

SIXTH ANNUAL DEL MAR COLLEGE STUDENT ART ASSOCIATION – Juried Exhibition – Beth Reese, juror

1994

FIFTH ANNUAL DEL MAR COLLEGE STUDENT ART ASSOCIATION – Juried Exhibition – Dennis Kemmerer, juror

Affiliations

Watercolor Art Society Houston

Kingwood Art Society

 

 

Contact Information

Shelly Porter Artworks

6206 Riverchase Trail

Kingwood, Texas 77345

361.549.5253

www.shellyporterartwork.com