Juror: Alexis Shockley

Alexis Shockley (with Cathy Herndon’s selected painting of “Taco Belle”)

Alexis Shockley received her Master of Fine Arts in Studio Art in 2009 and Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2007 at Radford UniversityWhile pursuing her degrees, Alexis worked in the Radford Art Museum as a curator, assistant, and temporary registrar. Along with working in art galleries, she was an art teacher at Richmond Christian School and Young Rembrandts collectively for 6 years.  Alexis is passionate about creating her own artwork, which transfers very well into her desire to make art a part of everyone’s life, artists, patrons, and art enthusiasts. Her knowledge of art history, the creative process of art, and having an eye for curating, installing and coordinating art into galleries, businesses, and homes, allows her to be successful on all avenues in the art community. She is currently the Director of Gallery Flux, which showcases an ever-changing body of Fine Art in historic Ashland, Virginia.   alexis@galleryflux.com   http://www.galleryflux.com/