Elody Gyekis earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting and Ceramics from Penn State. Her artwork includes painting, drawing, and sculpture. She is currently a resident artist at the Green Drake Gallery and Arts Center in Millheim, PA. In addition to her fine art work, she has been a community arts organizer and muralist for nine murals in State College, Harrisburg, Williamsport, and Huntingdon, all in Pennsylvania. She has also worked on various other community art projects and done murals in other locations, such as Toms River (NJ) and the Dominican Republic. She is currently the lead artist on the “Book Benches of Centre County” public art project.
Elody’s fine art has been exhibited in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Syracuse (NY), Tucson (AZ), Solomons (MD), and Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, and in the capital building in Harrisburg (PA). Her work has been in shows or private collections in Romania, Germany, England, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Brazil, China, and Canada. She spent the summer of 2014 completing an artist residency in Sibiu, Romania. She taught an intensive painting workshop as part of an artist residency in Costa Rica in 2015 and in Honduras in 2016.
Elody splits her time between living in Pennsylvania and Central America. She also regularly travels to other parts of the world.
Join us for the opening!
do not reveal me
Opening Friday, May 5th @ 6:00pm
He and We are One, Two, Three. (The Riddles exist in Us. And We are all Riddles.)
2016, 36″ x 48″, oil on canvas