Wishing for SunShoshana Bauer
Opening Reception
April 14th, 6–9 p.m.

Featured artist is Shoshanna Bauer, a watercolorist who creates vibrantly colored, inspirational, and thought provoking paintings. Her abstract subject matter is spiritual and metaphorical, while her more representational work is often whimsical and fantastic.

In 2005, Shoshanna began utilizing social media networks and online galleries to market and promote her art all over the world. Locally Shoshanna has shown at venues including Boneyard Arts Festival, Artists Against AIDS, Heartland Art Gallery, and Madeline's Confectionary Arts Studio.

Beginning her college education at Parkland Community College after received her A.A in Art and Design, Shoshanna transferred to EIU where she received two consecutive Talented Student Award scholarships and her B.A. in Studio Art.

Shoshanna was born in Greeley, Colorado and moved to Champaign-Urbana when she was eight. She has called the twin cities her home ever since, and continues to live there with her husband, daughter, and four cats.

Read Shoshanna's Full Artist Statement