Yvette Gellis: Verdure at L.A. Louver

Yvette Gellis: Verdure at L.A. Louver

Each of us had a unique reaction to the months we spent in lockdown, and this is as true of artists as of everyone. Body, psyche and soul, our experiences have been as individual as we are — and painter Yvette Gellis is no exception. Where some artists grew quiet and personal in their ideas [...]
Yvette Gellis: ‘Verdure’

Yvette Gellis: ‘Verdure’

For some, the pandemic was a time for reflection. With the directive to stay at home, many people confronted isolation and had to redefine their connections to the outside world. Those living in Los Angeles were lucky. With good weather and ample sunshine year-round, nature was always within reach. Watching the moon or sun rise [...]
LA Art Feature: Pepperdine Art Professor Paints a Dreamland

LA Art Feature: Pepperdine Art Professor Paints a Dreamland

Pepperdine adjunct Art professor Yvette Gellis’ latest exhibition is Verdure, on display at the LA Louver art gallery in Venice, Calif. It consists of a collection of whimsical and eccentric paintings, representing the emergence from isolation and a deeper awareness of herself as an artist. READ MORE: http://pepperdine-graphic.com/la-art-feature-pepperdine-art-professor-paints-a-dreamland/
Pepperdine art teacher draws on her own success to guide students to theirs

Pepperdine art teacher draws on her own success to guide students to theirs

Adjunct Art Professor Yvette Gellis always knew she was going to be an artist. Today, her notable art exhibitions and residencies can be found all over the world in Taiwan, France and Austria, as well as locally at the 18th Street Arts Center in Santa Monica.  She has been teaching at Pepperdine since Summer 2014 [...]
L.A. Arts – Sacred Spaces

L.A. Arts – Sacred Spaces

As part of the Beach+Culture Out of the Blue program, Yvette Gellis has painted a 450-foot long mural in front of the Annenberg Community Beach House. Out of the Blue is designed to offer the general public chance encounters with art and art-making at the Beach House. READ MORE: https://laartsonline.com/arts/
Mural Invites Beachgoers to Stroll Inside

Mural Invites Beachgoers to Stroll Inside

The Annenberg Community Beach House commissioned abstract artist Yvette Gellis to install a captivating 450 foot mural along their ocean-facing fence. It’s part of their "Beach=Culture" Out of the Blue series which provides cultural programming throughout the year to beachgoers in Santa Monica. As part of Arts Month 2021, the program intends to bring a [...]