Michelle Blade is a visual artist based in Los Angeles, CA. Her work is cross-disciplinary in nature; encompassing painting, sculpture, installation and performance. Inspired by the natural world she examines moments of human engagement, whether singular or collective, experiencing phenomenological events in nature. With these works Blade hopes to inspire curiosity within one’s search for meaning within the universe.

Blade has exhibited nationally and internationally. She is a RVCA Affiliate Artist, a 2007 recipient of the Murphy-Cadogan Fellowship, a 2X2 Pro Arts Grant, an Alternative Exposure SOEX Grant, and was a 2011 SFMOMA SECA Award finalist. She currently lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.

Contact:Michellecourtneyblade (at) gmail.com

To view more work visit: www.michelleblade.com

Images courtesy of In The Make