Shan Bryan-Hanson is an artist and curator of the galleries at St. Norbert College, where she also teaches painting. Her studio art and non-profit projects have been funded by the Percent for Art Program, Direct Purchase Program of the Wisconsin Arts Board, Creation & Presentation Program of the Wisconsin Arts Board, Peninsula Arts Association, American Alliance of Museums, National Endowment for the Arts and the Artist, Forest, Community Artist Residency Program of the Holter Museum of Art and the Helena National Forest. Her work is in both private and public collections and has been exhibited in regional and national exhibitions, most recently at the Miller Art Museum and Neville Public Museum. She lives in Sturgeon Bay, located in Door County, Wisconsin, with her husband, Brett, and two amazing kids.
Nature, land use and ecology are the thematic heart of her art-making practice.