Contemporary Art
john dempcy

matthew dennison

julie gross

julie karabenick

michael kessler

jeremiah ketner

alicia lachance

miranda lake

james leonard

sylvain louis-seize

tremain smith

jill sutton

cheryl warrick


rimi yang

BFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL 1996
Harrington Institute of Interior Design, Chicago, IL 1976
Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 1970

Artist Statement
My recent exhibition is titled ‘Architectural Fiction’. Inspiration stems from artists whose work is architectural in nature and from architects who have created works of art. Specifically, the work of Agnes Martin, Gordon Matta-Clark, Robert Mangold, Piranesi, Jeanne Gang, Frank Gehry and others have provided the impetus to experiment with new encaustic techniques that I have learned.

Architectural elements are prominent in all of my work, past and present. Custom architectural molding, or running trim, has also been an influencing factor in this recent body of work.

Waterloo has exhibited across the United States as well as in England, Italy, Singapore and Spain. She was selected for the exhibition "Art Futura" at the Chicago Cultural Center, curated by James Rondeau of the Chicago Art Institute. Waterloo's encaustic work is in the collection of the Fort Wayne Museum of Art, and was included in their Biennial. Her work is also in numerous other private and corporate collections.

Alan G. Artner, Chicago Tribune, September 12, 2008
Jenn Q Goddu, Chicago Tribune Special, February, 2005

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