Shaun Gilmore is a visual artist who has spent a significant portion of her life as an artist in the world of motion and modern dance. From 1980-1991 she was based in Chicago and worked as a dancer,choreographer and assistant director of The Chicago Moving Company. Movement in space has become central to her recent work in the visual arts and she will be forever grateful for the unique perspectives that dance and performance have opened up to her.
Ms. Gilmore graduated with honors from The University of Michigan with a BFA in painting and photography. She has since studied painting with Squeak Carnwath and Susan Rothenburg at The Santa Fe Art Institute and photography with Barbara Crane at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Her work has been represented and shown by Linda Durham Contemporary Art and EightModern in New Mexico, Perimeter Gallery in Chicago, CFA Gallery in San Anselmo,California and Gebert Contemporary Art in Arizona.