Expansive Vision, group exhibition
Praire State College: Christopher Art Gallery, Chicago Heights, IL: June 1– July 9, 2015


Installation photo below:  Jealous Sky by Julia Ris, encaustic on bd, 48" x 36"





Textual Encounters, group exhibition
ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL: March 4– 28, 2015


Installation photos below:  Cross Words by Julia Ris, encaustic on bd, 48" x 34"







Encaustic Nature in Art, Juried group exhibition
The Art Center , Highland Park, IL: March 7– April 1, 2014 

Installation photo below:




Fused, Group Show
Union Street Gallery, Chicago Heights, IL:  January 15 - February 8, 2014

Installation photos below:






Everything Encaustic II - Julia Ris, Jane Michalski, Marta Ceccio, Kathleen Waterloo & Emily Rutledge
Park Schreck Gallery, Chicago, IL:  September 6 - October 21, 2013 


Installation photos below:




Solo Show, The Julia Set: From All Angles,
Fermilab Art Gallery, Batavia, IL:  July 12 - September 12, 2013 


Installation photos below:




Solo Show, The Julia Set: Working the Angles,  Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL,
 January 18 - February 21, 2013 


Installation photos below:

Julia Ris: Working the Angles, Encaustic Paintings Solo Show


Julia Ris: Working the Angles, Encaustic Paintings Solo Show


Julia Ris: Working the Angles, Encaustic Paintings Solo Show


Julia Ris: Working the Angles, Encaustic Paintings Solo Show










Julia Ris: Working the Angles, Encaustic Paintings Solo Show











Julia Ris: Working the Angles, Encaustic Paintings Solo Show










 

All Things Encaustic, Park Shreck Gallery, Chicago, IL:  November 2- December 3, 2012 

Juried show including 6 of my paintings.


Tactile Encounters, IIT Gallery, Chicago, IL:  October 1 - November 16,  2012  

Juried show. Paul V. Galvin Library, 35 West 33rd Street, Chicago, IL. 

 The Buzz, Zhou B Art Center, Chicago, IL:  October 2 - 30,  2012


New Encaustic Explorations, Noyes Cultural Arts Center, Evanston, IL: July 14-August 30, 2011

Artwork by members of FUSEDChicago.

 

Fused, Black Cloud Gallery, Chicago: July 1-21, 2011

FUSEDChicago group exhibit including four of my pieces and new work.

 

Abstractions, WomanMADE Gallery, Chicago: May 6-June 30, 2011

My encaustic painting, Scaffold (shown on right in below photo), was selected for the "Abstractions"
exhibit at
WomanMADE Gallery and chosen as "best in show." The exhibition was juried by artist Sandra Perlow
.

Installation photo:

Woman Made Gallery Abstractions Scaffold Julia Ris

 

WAX, Milwaukee Avenue Arts Festival: July 23-25, 2010

The WAX exhibit also features works by Shannon Bourne, Alicia Forestall-Boehm, Bridgette Guerzon-Mills,
Tracy Kostenbader, Jane Michalski (curator of the exhibit), Barbara Miner, Mary Jo Parker O’Hearn, Renee Prisble Una and Emily Rutledge.