Shauna Blanchfield is a painter whose work mostly focuses on mental health awareness and portraiture. She is a recent graduate of Business Studies and Arts Management in IADT. Her most last show with Amy El-Fehli; ‘Whimsy & I’, opened in the Culture Box, Temple Bar, in early 2015. Former group exhibitions include ‘Voices across Cultures’ 2007-2009 and ‘Serendipity II’. Her only solo exhibition, ‘Urban Ruin’, opened in Abbeyleix Library in 2010. Shauna works with deep tones on black canvas. Recent work includes experimentation with canvas slicing and reconstruction using thread, zips and studs to accent the 2D surface.