Ilene Berman is a St. Louis-based sculptor with a durational arts practice aimed at addressing issues of social justice. Her practice is based on her belief that art can (and should) change the world. Her most recent creation, Room13Delmar, is a tricycle-based mobile art studio addressing St. Louis’ Delmar Divide by developing a more visible arts presence in the blocks of the Grand Center Arts District, north of Delmar. Ilene has a Masters of Fine Arts degree in Sculpture from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and holds a Fellowship in Social Practice in the Department of Fine and Performing Arts of Saint Louis University. In 2015 she was awarded a St. Louis Visionary Artist award. Her work has been featured in Alive Magazine, Sculpture Magazine, the St. Louis Beacon, St. Louis Post-Dispatch and on the BBC.
Ilene's ArtPrize Entries
These are Ilene's official ArtPrize entries from this year and past years.
Ilene's Past Work
These are images of past work that Ilene has done.