figurative works


January 24 - March 7, 2014

Opening Reception| Friday, January 24, 2014
FREE & Open to the Public
6:00pm - 8:00pm


The human figure has long been a staple in the expression of fine art. Artists for centuries have devoted their time and talents to the exploration of the human form and its intrinsic beauty. This exhibit invites the artists’ individual understandings of humanity as the most classic muse.


ERIC SHULTIS received an Associate Degree in Illustration and a Bachelor Degree in Fine Art from Kendall College of Art and Design. He has a Master of Fine Art degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign. His work has been exhibited nationally in galleries in Chicago, Los Angeles, Washington D.C., Albuquerque, and Santa Fe to name a few. His work has been seen internationally via MOPA (the Museum Of Pocket Art), and locally in St. Louis at Gallery 210, The Sheldon Art Galleries, The Foundry Art Centre, and The Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis. His work was included in the 2004 Illinois State Museum exhibition Think Small curated by Robert Sill.

As a Professor in the General Fine Arts Program at St. Louis Community College Florissant Valley, Shultis teaches anatomy, figure drawing, basic drawing, design, and contemporary concepts in art practice. Visit for more information.