Biography

Shane Walsh lives and works in Milwaukee, WI. He received his BFA from Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design in 2001 and went on to get an MFA from the University of Washington, Seattle. He has exhibited nationally, including solo shows with Portrait Society Gallery, Milwaukee, WI; Thelma Sadoff Center, Fond Du Lac, WI; and Blindfold Gallery, Seattle, WA. Walsh’s work has been seen in several group shows including at Open Gallery, Portland, OR; Usable Space, Milwaukee; Transients Gallery, St. Louis, MO; and Francine Seders Gallery, Seattle, WA. Walsh has also curated many shows including with Usable Space Gallery, Milwaukee; and Green Gallery, Milwaukee.TX. Awards and residencies include Atlantic Center for the Arts Residency with master artist Dana Schutz, a McColl Center for Visual Art Full Fellowship, and the Artist in the Marketplace Program, Bronx Museum, NY. His work has been reviewed in ArtInfo, Whitehot Magazine, and Flaunt.