The solo show opens at Chandran Gallery’s 459 Geary Space in San Francisco on July 13th, and runs through August 18, 2017.
As seen in Martin’s recent museum show, Someday We Can, at the Albright Knox Gallery in Buffalo, New York, she has developed a power in simple linework. In what often appears to be one continuous line, and often “performed” in front of an audience or museum goers, becomes a metaphor for the continuous and often unseen connections that people share in their everyday lives.
“The title of the show, Charge Your Self, is about taking time for yourself,” Shantell continues. “About making sure that the input has good intentions, that you’re doing what you love, that what you do will give you energy.”