Profile: Shelby Fenlon Artist Last Update:April 7, 2018

detail of installation for A Sensitive Surface, 2016

Shelby Fenlon is an emerging Toronto-based artist whose work considers process, labour, and art production, impermanence, and the female body. She completed her BFA in Photography at OCAD University (2016) where she was granted the Project 31 Award. In 2015 she was a finalist in C Magazine’s New Critics competition.

Selected Work

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Reduction, 2016, Photogram of Vaseline, makeup, and sweat on silver halide colour paper, cast polyester resin, 96 x 30 in detail of Reduction, 2016, Photogram of Vaseline, makeup, and sweat on silver halide colour paper, cast polyester resin, 96 x 30 in detail of Reduction, 2016, Photogram of Vaseline, makeup, and sweat onsSilver halide colour paper, cast polyester resin, 96 x 30 in Put Me on a Pedestal and I’ll Sink to the Floor, 2016, Styrene, cast Hydrocal, 30 x 43 x 20 in
detail of Put Me on a Pedestal and I’ll Sink to the Floor, 2016, Styrene, cast Hydrocal, 30 x 43 x 20 in Untitled, 2016, Acrylic, 53 x 50 x 23 in detail of Untitled, 2016, Acrylic, 53 x 50 x 23 in detail of installation for A Sensitive Surface, 2016
Indices of Then and Now I, 2016, Breath on silver halide colour paper, 5 x 7 in Untitled, 2016, Cast polyester resin, photographic RC paper with developer and fixer, 15.5 x 2.75 x 1.75 in / 5 x 7 in 000 050 000, 2016-ongoing, Silver halide colour paper, 5 x 5 in 000 050 075, 2016-ongoing, Silver halide colour paper, 5 x 5 in
000 050 150, 2016-ongoing, Silver halide colour paper, 5 x 5 in 025 025 000, 2016-ongoing, Silver halide colour paper, 5 x 5 in 025 125 000, 2016-ongoing, Silver halide colour paper, 5 x 5 in

Links / Updates

Artist’s Website:
http://www.sfenlon.com