Wendy Ackrell is a painter, fiber artist, and writer who has lived in San Francisco for more than twenty years. She graduated from Duke University with a B.A. in English Literature, and her passion is exploring abstraction in various visual arts in concert with the power of language.

So far this year, Wendy participated in stARTup Art Fair LA; had a two month solo show, Continuum, at The Apothecarium Marina; and exhibited over a dozen works for two months at CounterPulse, a nonprofit performing arts theater and community space in the Tenderloin.

Her next solo show, Women’s Work, will be held at The Apothecarium Castro from October 1 — December 2.

She is a moderator for Thrive Art Studio, an online women’s art collective.