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Artist Reception for Shannon Castor
June 3 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The public is cordially invited to an artist reception for Shannon Castor on Thursday, June 3 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Rhyolite Gallery, 505 Second Street in downtown Castle Rock. You’ll have an opportunity to meet this budding young talent, light refreshments and snacks will be served, and there will be live music by SugarFoot!
Born in New Jersey in 1994, Shannon Castor is a mixed media artist currently residing in Colorado. Shannon works predominantly in oil painting, film, and photography, and uses her choice of media as a way to view things with fresh perspectives. Shannon has been the recipient of multiple scholarships and awards, such as the Gamblin Paint Award for Outstanding Achievement in Oil Painting in May 2018, and the Southwest Art Magazine, where she was interviewed for the 21 Under 31 series for the September 2018 issue. Shannon recently earned a Masters of Fine Arts in Art and Ecology from the Burren College of Art in County Clare, Ireland, in Spring, 2021, and is continuing to expand her artistic practice in themes of agency, perception, and ecological awareness through the act of long-distance running.
For more information about Shannon, please visit shannoncastor.wixsite.com/castor.