"Landscape of Another Place" by Alisha Wessler
Originally from San Francisco, Alisha Wessler graduated from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2006 and was awarded a BFA Fellowship. Currently, she lives and works in Portland, Oregon where she has exhibited at a wide variety of galleries and public spaces. Best known for her pen and ink drawings on wood, her designs have been implemented by Adidas Apparel and for a large banner at the 2007 Lollapalooza Festival in Chicago. Wessler's installations have been featured in San Francisco for the most recent City-Space project, in Chicago at G2, and in Portland at the Core Gallery and Cannibals.