JUDITH SHAW (USA, Louisiana, New Orleans b. 1951 / act: Albuquerque)

Judith Shaw Judith Shaw was born on 20 June 1951 in New Orlean, Louisiana. She earned a BFA from the San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA (1984). Artworks by Judith Shaw adorn the covers of the following books: Vicki Noble's Uncoiling the Snake (1993 Harper, San Francisco) Carol Christ's Odyssey with the Goddess (1995 Continuum Publishing Co., New York).

Judith Shaw presented the following personal exhibitions: Views of Molivos, Municipal Theater Gallery, Mytilene, Lesbos, Greece (1988); Goddess Emerging, Gallery Dada, Athens, Greece (1988); Sacred Sites II, Descent and Return, Ghia Gallery, San Francisco, CA (1991); Celebration of the Feminine, Moon to Moon Gallery, taos, NM (1993); Touch of the Goddess, Cafe Tazza, Taos, NM (1994); Shrine of the Bird Goddess, Moon to Moon Gallery, Taos, NM (1994); Angels & Heroines, Mario Villa Gallery, New Orleans, LA (1995); Transformation, Counter Culture, Santa Fe, NM (1997); Santa Fe Colors, Alternative Body Spa Gallery, Providence, RI (1998); Art and Furniture, Casita del Sol Gallery, Albuquerque, NM (2000); Seeking the Goddess, Unwinding the Spirit Gallery, Albuquerque, NM (2004); Goddesses, Flowers & Sacred Geometry, Ushasti Gallery, Albuquerque, NM (2006); Art With Body & Soul, Ushasti Gallery, Albuquerque, NM (2007); Open Studio, The Studio of Judith Shaw, Albuquerque, NM (2009); Art & Myth, Vida, Staten Island, NY (2009); Open Studio, The Studio of Judith Shaw, Albuquerque, NM (2010); Art that Heals, Physical Therapy at Dawn, Albuquerque, NM (2010); Meet the Artist, Wooden Cow Gallery, Albuquerque, NM (2010). § She also took part in the following group exhibitions: Open Studios, San Francisco, CA (1985, 1986, 1989, 1991, 1990); Holiday Show, Somar Gallery, San Francisco, CA (1989); Frisco 100!, Alligator Gallery, San Francisco, CA (1989); Earth's Alive! Art, A Language for an Earth Based Spirituality, Gallery Imago, San Francisco, CA (1990); Christmas Show, Fine Art Studio Gallery, San Francisco, CA (1990); Small Works, Gallery of San Francisco Women Artists - SFWA, San Francisco, CA (1991); Spring Arts Show, Bataan Hal, Taos, NM (1992); Voyeur - A Show of the Erotic, Rod Goebel Gallery, Taos, NM (1993); The Right to Write, Open Scene Gallery, Taos, NM (1994); Jes Gordon Group Show, Jes Gordon Gallery, Taos, NM (1994); Art for Art's Sake, Mario Villa Gallery, New Orleans, LA (1996); Death and Transformation, Guadalupe Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM (1996); Three from New Mexico, The Art Club, New York, NY (1997); Winter Rhythmns, Rubi's Oasis Gallery, Albuquerque, NM (2003); A Winter Show, Serenity Day Spa and Gallery, Corrales, NM (2004); A Christmas Show, Relaxations, Albuquerque, NM (2004); Image Poems & Magic Letters, Ushasti Gallery, Albuquerque, NM (2007); Within & Without, Ushasti Gallery, Albuquerque, NM (2007); GoArts Festival, Albuquerque, NM (2007, 2009); Tempe Festival of the Arts, Tempe, Arizona (2008); Corrales Society of Artists, Corrales, NM (2008-2012); Trust the Hand That Makes It Round, Off Center Art Space, ALbuquerque, NM (2009); Flower Power, Wooden Cow Gallery, Albuquerque, NM (2010); Salida Riverside Art Festival, Salida, CO (2012); Santa Fe Artists Market, Santa Fe, NM (2012).

Judith Shaw currently lives and works in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

[Megakles Rogakos 11/2010]