+ Selected Exhibitions +

 

{2017}

// upcoming //

6x6x2017, Group Show, Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, NY, 06.2017

Word Jumble, Group Show, bG Gallery, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA, 05.2017

// current //

Allergies: The Flower Show, Group Show, SugarMynt Gallery, South Pasadena, CA 04.2017

// past //

Make America, Juried Show, Juror: Nancy L. Meyer, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA, 02.2017

El Corazón, Juried Show, Juror: Jose Vargas, Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX, 02.2017

 

{2016}

Summer Exhibition, Group Show, DAC Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 07.2016

Out There, Juried Show, Jurors: Francisco George + William Escalera, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA, 06.2016

Mediated: An Urban Projection Event, Group Show, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN, 05.2016

Sketchbook West, Group Show, Las Laguna Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA, 02.2016

 

{2015}

Chestnut - An Exploration of Narrative, Juried Show, Juror: Walter Maciel, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA, 10.2015

Five by Five, Group Show, Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, FL, 10.2015

Who Might I Be? Pretending, Disguise & Illusion, Juried Show, Juror: Mara Brod, Nave Gallery Annex, Somerville, MA, 08.2015

Annual Benefit Auction, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA, 07.2015

A Sense of Place, Juried Show, Juror: Bill Conger, Jan Brandt Gallery, Bloomington, IL, 07.2015

Delta: The Difference, Group Show, Project Gallery, Toronto, Canada, 07.2015

From Her, Group Show, The Pico House Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 03.2015

 

{2014}

Sacred Memories, Group Show, The Pico House Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 10.2014

Crow Show, Group Show, Atelier20, Sacramento, CA, 10.2014

Five by Five, Group Show, Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, FL, 10.2014

Annual Benefit Auction, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA, 07.2014

Heroes & Villains, Group Show, ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL, 06.2014

 

{2013}

Art House 7, Group Show, Art House LA, Pacific Palisades, CA, 12.2013

Get Art, Group Show, Siren Studios, Hollywood, CA, 06.2013

GTU Interfaith Art Auction, Group Show, Doug Adams Gallery, Berkeley, CA, 02.2013

 

{2012}

Plenty, Group Show, The Gallery at Fibre Arts Design Studio, Palo Alto, CA, 11.2012

Salon Exhibition, Group Show, Three Graces Gallery, Portsmouth, NH, 11.2012

Hearth & Home, Group Show, The Gallery at Fibre Arts Design Studio, Palo Alto, CA, 07.2012

Alchemy, Group Show, Dysonna City Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 06.2012

Gem, Group Show, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA, 04.2012

Anima, Group Show, The Gallery at Fibre Arts Design Studio, Palo Alto, CA, 02.2012

The Teeny Tiny Art Show 9, Group Show, Three Graces Gallery, Portsmouth, NH, 02.2012

 

{2011}

Drawing Connections, Group Show, Siena Art Institute, Siena, Italy, 10.2011

Gendered Images: The Feminine Divine, Group Show, Doug Adams Gallery, Berkeley, CA, 09.2011

Out There, Group Show, Jurors: Francisco George + William Escalera, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA, 06.2011

Collagista, Group Show, ANU School of Art, Canberra, Australia, 05.2011

Gem, Group Show, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA, 04.2011

The Teeny Tiny Art Show 8, Group Show, Three Graces Gallery, Portsmouth, NH, 02.2011

 

{2010}

The 6x6 Project, Group Show, Charmingwall, New York, NY, 11.2010

Aurora, Group Show, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA, 11.2010

The Teeny Tiny Art Show 7, Group Show, Three Graces Gallery, Portsmouth, NH, 09.2010 

Celebrate the Shape of Life, Group Show, Stylus Salon, Seattle, WA, 09.2010 

Spectacular Sights, Group Show, Galleri KG52, Stockholm, Sweden, 08.2010

Annual Benefit Auction, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA, 08.2010

Out There, Group Show, Juror: Hilary Metz, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA, 06.2010

Gem, Group Show, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA, 04.2010

The Teeny Tiny Art Show 6, Group Show, Three Graces Gallery, Portsmouth, NH, 02.2010 

 

{2009}

The 350 Project, Group Show, Zinnia Gallery, South Pasadena, CA, 10.2009 

Facing West, Group Show, The Eiteljorg Museum, Indianapolis, IN, 06.2009 

Some Of Its Parts, Duo Show, Featured Artist, YES Gallery & Studio, Warren, RI, 02.2009

Rock, Paper, Scissors, Group Show, Estel Gallery, Nashville, TN, 02.2009

 

+ Selected Publications +

 

The Pattern Book, by Carolina Amell, Featured Artist, Monsa Publishing, Spain, 2015

A World of Artist Journal Pages, by Dawn Devries Sokol, Contributing Artist, STC Crafts, 2015

Digital Inspiration, Featured Art, Somerset Digital Studio, Stamping & Company Publishers, 2014

Somerset Studio Gallery Magazine, Featured Art, Winter 2012

Somerset Digital Studio Magazine, Featured Art, Spring 2012

Artists' Cafe: Best of Somerset Studio Art & Design, Art and Essay, Volume 3, 2011

Best of Greeting Cards, Zeixs, Feierabend Unique Books, Contributing Artist, 2011

Sashay Magazine, Contributing Artist, October 2011

Joie Magazine, Contributing Artist, Issue 5 - Autumn 2011

HandCrafted Magazine, The Best of Stampington & Company, Featured Art, Volume 7, 2011

Spoonful Magazine, Contributing Artist, Spring 2011

Somerset Digital Studio Magazine, Featured Art, Autumn 2010

Underwired Magazine, Cover Art, June 2010

Blanket Magazine, Featured Art, Issue 21 - April 2010

The Artistic Mother, by Shona Cole, Featured Artist, NorthLight Books, 2010

A History of Mathematics, by Carl B. Boyer, Cover Art, Mondadori Publishing, Italy, 2010

Exciting World of Pattern Design, Zeixs, Feierabend Unique Books, Contributing Artist, 2009

Harvest Magazine, Featured Art, September 2009

Somerset Studio Magazine, The Last Page by Shelley Lane Kommers, Art and Essay, August 2009

Parasol Magazine, Art and Interview, April 2009 

 

+ Selected Press +

 

Elusive Muse: The Daily Muse: Shelley Kommers, Artist and Illustrator, 8.27.14

Juxtapoz Magazine: Shelley Kommers, 3.31.2012

Escape Into Life, Artist Watch: Shelley Kommers, 7.10.2011

The Sister Project, Shelley Kommers, Art & Interview, 7.27.2009

Not Paper, Shelley Kommers, Art and Interview, 6.19.2009

Illustration Friday, Art featured, 6.10.2009

Pecannoot, Shelley Kommers, Art and Interview, 6.04.2009

Poppytalk, Hello Sunshine, Featured Art, 5.22.2009

We Love Typography, Featured Art, 5.2009

Spoonflower, Featured design on website home page, 2008

Monoscope, Shelley Kommers, 9.16.08 

Dear Ada, Shelley Kommers, 9.12.08 

Design Work Life, More Pattern Love: Shelley Kommers, 8.01.08

 

+ Collections +

 

The Kimpton Gray Hotel, Chicago, IL

Center for the Arts, Religion and Education, Berkeley, CA

Julia Morgan School for Girls, Oakland, CA

Works held in private collections in the United States and Australia

 

+ Education +

 

Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, Advertising Design 1989-1991

University of California, Los Angeles, Foundation 1988-1989

University of California, Irvine, Foundation 1987-1988

 

+ Memberships +

 

The Los Angeles Art Association

Los Angeles Poets & Writers Collective