Sheila Elias is active/lives in Florida, Illinois. Sheila Elias is known for floral collage, sculpture.
The following biography has been provided and updated by the artist in 2006:
"My work is about the layers of life and art history, seeking in it a connection between art aesthetics and social consciousness. I like to portray a perception of urban tension, raw emotions and harsh realities tempered with gentle optimism and beauty, countering an American dream that has gone a bit astray. American sensibilities have influenced my life, the hues of my country found in the colors of my canvas. I like to bring an awareness of new directions and individual inventiveness. Through life experience, I incorporate visual, emotional, and psychological impressions and feed them into my paintings. Sheila Elias 2006 htt ... Displaying 750 of 14910 characters.