Eileen Williams Bio

Biography

  • Maryland artist Eileen Williams has widen the conventional boundaries of fabric as a medium, by using fabric as her paint palette to create one of a kind art. After working 18 years in the medical field, Eileen works now as a full time artist. Eileen has exhibited her work in galleries, public spaces and art venues located in Virginia, Washington DC, Maryland, and New York. Exhibiting is not just a business venture, it's connecting with people and that is priceless, says Eileen. She also stated that, "as a breast cancer survivor since 2009, creating art is not only a passion but a blessing".

Eileen Williams Resume

Exhibits:

2015

  • New York Artexpo 2015 [Solo], April 23-26, Pier 94, New York
  • Howard County Center for the Arts, HoCo Open 2015, Ellicott City, MD

2014

  • Rouss & Robertson Hall Art Gallery, University of Virginia, McIntire School of Commerce, "Faces", solo exhibit, Charlottesville, VA
  • Maryland Federation of Art Circle Gallery, Fiber Options Material Exploration, Annapolis, MD
  • Columbia Art Center Gallery, "Things That Scare Me", Columbia, MD
  • Zhibit online Gallery, Women's Art Collaborative featured artist of the month for September, www.zhibit.org/womensartcollaborative/Eileen_Williams
  • Columbia Art Center Gallery, "Vision Of Hope", Columbia, MD

2013

  • Columbia Art Center Main Gallery, solo exhibit, Columbia, MD
  • Maryland Art Place (MAP), Regional Juried Exhibition, Baltimore, MD
  • International Vision Gallery, Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series Semifinalist Washington, D.C.
  • VIP Exclusive Fashion Show, 7-7-7 Fashion Series, artwork on display, event held at the Italian Embassy.
  • 10th Annual Blue Jeans Ball, Denim-Inspired Artwork, one of three featured artist, Capital Food Bank benefit, Washington, DC
  • Howard County Center for the Arts, HoCo Open 2013, Ellicott City, MD
  • Howard County Center for the Arts, Art Howard County 2013, Ellicott City, MD
  • ArtsEgallery, online gallery www.ArtsEgallery.com

2012

  • Contemporary Art Fair, Jacob Javits Center, New York, New York
  • Parallax Art Fair, New York, New York
  • Torpedo Factory Art Center-Art In Public Spaces, Connectivity: "Threads of Community", Alexandria, VA
  • The Montpelier Arts Center, "Montpelier All Hung", Laurel, MD
  • Artomatic 2012, Crystal City, VA
  • 100 East Pratt Street, lobby gallery, Baltimore, MD, solo exhibit

2011

  • Open Minds Open Doors Exhibit, The Kossiakoff Center, JHU/APL, Laurel, MD
  • Lobby of T. Rowe Price's headquarters building, Baltimore, MD, solo exhibit
  • Baltimore World Trade Center, The Maryland Women's Heritage Center "Women's Art: Women's Vision"

2010

  • Maryland Federation of Art, Fiber Options Material Exploration, Annapolis, MD
  • Howard County Center for the Arts, HoCo Open 2010, Ellicott City, MD
  • Watermark Art Gallery, Baltimore, MD

2009

  • Artomatic 2009, Washington, DC
  • Maryland Art Place (MAP), "Out of Order", Baltimore, MD
  • Baltimore World Trade Center, The Maryland Women's Heritage Center 2nd annual " Women's Art: Women's Vision"
  • Watermark Art Gallery, Baltimore, MD
  • Black Rock Center For The Arts, "Tribute To Fiber Art", Germantown, MD
  • Baker Artist Awards, online exhibit, Baltimore, MD

2008

  • The Carroll County Arts Center Tevis Gallery,"Beautiful Contemplations", Westminister, MD
  • Howard County Center for the Arts, "Art MD 2008", Ellicott City, MD
  • Gordon Art Center, Joseph and Rebecca Meyerhoff Art Gallery, Owings Mills, MD
  • SaSa's Spa, 2 -women exhibit, Baltimore, MD
  • Slaton House Gallery, Columbia, MD
  • Wells Real Estate Building, Baltimore, MD
  • The Mark Whistler Gallery, Baltimore, MD

2007

  • Wells Real Estate Building, Baltimore, MD
  • The Mark Whistler Gallery, Baltimore, MD

Publication:

  • "The Mixed Media Artist- Art Tips, Tricks, Secrets and Dreams From Over 40 Amazing Artists", By Seth Apter, Published By North Light Books 2013, pages 124 & 139

Collection:

  • 2014 University of Virginia, McIntire School of Commerce, Charlottesville, VA -
    Artwork purchased titled: Datastreams

Education:

  • Associate In Arts, Baltimore City Community College 1978