Liz Shepherd produces large-scale sculptural installations, which bring to mind ideas about the earthly and the divine. She uses printmaking to enhance objects made of wood or paper. She also produces small, hand pulled print editions. In the past 15 years she has exhibited in the United States and internationally.
Her most recent solo show was Unsettled, Georgetown College, Georgetown, Kentucky, 2020. Recent solo shows have also been atThe Wait at Boston Sculptor’s Gallery. SG Gallery, Venice, Italy, the Boston Sculptors Gallery and at Simmons College. Her work is the permanent collection at The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, The Edinburgh College of Art, Syracuse University, The Boston Children’s Hospital, The Hanoi (Vietnam) Contemporary Art Center and the Bernard Zuckerman Museum of Art in Kennesaw, Georgia as well as numerous corporate and private collections. Originally from New York City, Shepherd now lives in Boston. She received her MFA in 2006 from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, which awarded her the prestigious Traveling Fellowship in 2015.