Pam Shelden Mayes

I am trying to recreate what happens in the spaces where the imagination can take shape and abstract reality goes on even if we can’t see it.  So I am making it up.... iotas, infinity loops, causes & effects, and air currents,  and tensions, exploring what is visually fast and slow with voids and complexities.


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Exhibitions:  

Cerulean Gallery, Amarillo, TX  
Chalice Abbey, Amarillo, TX  
Process Art House, Amarillo, TX  
Sarah Howell Gallery, Jonesboro, AR   
Fort Smith Convention Center, Fort Smith, AR  
Statehouse Convention Center, Little Rock, AR  
Hot Springs Civic & Convention Center, Hot Springs, AR  
Faculty Show, Memphis College of Art, Memphis, TN  
Arkansas State University Museum, Jonesboro, AR  
Joy Pratt Markham Gallery, Walton Art Center, Fayetteville, AR  
Hendrix College Invitational, Conway, AR   
A Personal Statement: National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC
Arkansas Traveling Exhibit: A Personal Statement – University of Ozarks, Clarkesville, AR   
The Walton Art Center, Fayetteville, AR
Stephens Gallery, University of the Ozarks, Clarkesville, AR
Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR
Issaac S. Hathaway Fine Arts Center, Pine Bluff, AR
Miriam Perlman Gallery, Chicago, IL  
Art in Amarillo; A Reflection, Amarillo Art Center, Amarillo, TX   
Arkansas Art 89, Henderson State University, Arkadelphia, AR  
Roseville Center for the Arts, Roseville, CA  
Alabama State University, Montgomery AL   
Amarillo Competition, Amarillo Art Center, Amarillo, TX  
New Mexico-Texas Contemporary, Deming Center for the Arts, Deming, NM  
Amarillo Competition, Amarillo Art Center, Amarillo, TX   
Odessa College, Odessa, TX  
Lubbock Fine Arts Festival, Lubbock, TX  
26th Annual Delta art Exhibition, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR    
4th Alabama Works on Paper, Auburn, AL  
Amarillo Competition, Amarillo Art Center Amarillo, TX  
38th Annual Painting Competition, Abilene Fine Arts Museum, Abilene, TX  
Lubbock Fine Arts Festival, Lubbock, TX  
Amarillo Competition, Amarillo Art Center, Amarillo, TX   
36th Annual Painting Competition, Abilene Fine Arts Center, Abilene, TX

Solo Exhibitions:  
The Ritz Gallery, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD  
Gallery One – Commerce Square, Memphis TN  
Art Center of the Grand Prairie, Stuttgart AR  
Deming Center for the Arts, Deming, NM  
Mount Marty College, Yankton, SD   
Formal Gallery, West Texas State University, Canyon, TX

Public Collections:  
Amarillo National Bank Amarillo, TX  
Proffer Surgical Associates Amarillo, TX  
Fort Smith Convention Center Fort Smith, AR   
Hot Springs Civic & Convention Center Hot Springs, AR  
Hendrix College Conway, AR  
Wichita State University Wichita, KS  
South Dakota State University Student Union Brookings, SD  
South Dakota Art Museum Brookings, SD  
University of South Dakota Alumni Association Vermillion, SD

Private Collections:  
Dr. Vaughn and Beth Nelson Round Rock, TX  
Dr. Harry and Shirley Haines Canyon, TX   
Dr. Joe and Janet Nelson Canyon, TX   
Dr. Hunter Ingals Estate Bushland, TX  
Dr. Bonnie and David Black, MO  
Dr. Lynn Jones, PA   David Ballard, PA  
Victoria Taylor-Gore, Amarillo TX
Margie & Jack West, Fort Worth, TX  
Erin Mayes & Steve Wilson, Austin TX  
Dr. Eric Mayes & Dr. Anna Motrescu, Cambridge UK  
Chuck & Sheila Dunn, Colorado Springs, CO  
Dr. Richard & Donna Moseley, Amarillo, TX  
Eileen Murphy & James Doores, Amarillo, TX  
Bill & Judith Evans, Amarillo, TX  
William Ware, Amarillo, TX  
Elliot McKinney, OCCUNET, Amarillo, TX  
Ginger Lee, Musician, TX  
Linda Lippner, Arlington VA  
John O’Connell, Fort Wayne, IN