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Shepherd Studio

The 2200 square foot space provides a spacious place to work. The studio is equipped with three etching presses, a litho press, aquatint airbrush, ferric chloride etching tank and a exposure units.

Shepherd studio is one of the few places in the Boston area where artists have access to a fully equipped silkscreen set up including a washout booth, photo emulsion and light exposure unit.

The studio provides most of what an artist needs to get started including all clean up supplies, a basic supply of inks, small tools, grounds and brayers as well as squeegees, scoop coaters, etc.  A flat file drawer is provided as well as space for personal bins for monthly renters. Artists are responsible for their paper and plates.

Liz Shepherd

Liz Shepherd is a sculptor and printmaker. Recent solo exhibitions have been at Artpace’s Hudson (Show)Room in San Antonio, Texas, the Scuola Internazionale di Grafica in Venice, Italy, the Trustman Gallery at Simmons College, the Boston Sculptors Gallery. In 2014, she participated in exhibitions at the Hanoi (Vietnam) Contemporary Arts Center, the Q’orikancha Museum in Cusco, Peru, the Icelandic Printmakers Gallery in Reykjanik. Shepherd has also been included in exhibitions of the Royal Academy of Painters and Printmakers at the Bankside Gallery in London and with the Los Angeles Printmakers.  In 2014 she was awarded a Traveling Fellowship from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.  Shepherd was a resident artist at the Society of Arts and Crafts in Boston in 2017.

Shepherd’s work is in the permanent collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, The Edinburgh College of Art (Scotland), Syracuse University, The Bernard A. Zuckerman Museum of Art in Kennesaw, Georgia, the Hanoi (Vietnam) Contemporary Arts Center, the Boston Public Library, Children’s Hospital, Boston and numerous corporate and private collections.