Julia Shepley

Upcoming Exhibitions

Prospecting, detail, 2019, cast paper/plaster/polymer, thread, bamboo, 17 x 23 x 5 inches

Julia Shepley: Strata, May 8 - June 9, 2019
Boston Sculptors Gallery, Boston, MA
Preview and Talk: Wednesday, May 8, 6-7:30 pm
Opening Reception: Saturday, May 11, 3-6 pm
First Friday Reception: June 7, 6-9 pm

Julia Shepley: Strata is exhibition of new work that highlights her trademark process: the stratification of material, imagery and mark-making to give the illusion of depth and transience. An exhibition by Marilu Swett: Bump and Swag runs concurrently with Julia Shepley: Strata. On May 8 at 7pm, Exhibiting artists Julia Shepley and Marilu Swett will discuss and show examples of their working processes following a preview reception from 6-7pm.
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The Boston Printmakers 2019 North American Print Biennial, Aug 26 - Sep 29, 2019
Jewett Art Gallery at Wellesley College
106 Central Street, Wellesley, MA
Opening reception and events: Sunday, September 8, 2019
Juror's Talk: 1pm
Public Reception: 2-5pm
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Recent Exhibitions

Boston Sculptors Gallery, Boston, MA, Opposites Attract group exhibition, Jan 30 - Feb 24, 2019

Trustman Gallery, Simmons College, Boston MA, Julia Shepley - Linger & Shift with poetry by Audrey Henderson, Sep 4 - Oct 1, 2018

Recent Reviews

Elizabeth Michelman, Poems, Plaster & Paper: More Than Words at Simmons, Artscope Magazine, 2018

Doug Holder, Poets/ Artists Ponder 'Breath and Matter', Boston Area Small Press and Poetry Scene, 2018

Focus on Julia Shepley, Boston Sculptors Gallery

Keith Powers, Julia Shepley presents thought-provoking series of small works at Montserrat, Beverly Citizen / Wicked Local

Cate McQuaid, Sculptures with dynamism, The Boston Globe

Alicia Faxon, New Sculpture: Defying Gravity, Art New England

Jane Ingram Allen, Julia Shepley: Boston Sculptors, Sculpture Magazine

Cate McQuaid, Drawn to go beyond pen and paper, The Boston Globe

New Sculpture


New Prints / Drawings

NEW DRAWINGS: Night Tracking #1