Gwendolyn Terry — installation artist

Gwendolyn Terry is a Chicago-based installation artist. She received her BFA from the University of Colorado and worked professionally designing and installing theatrical sets, architectural facades, and retail window displays. In addition to creating commissioned objects and installations, she piloted an artistic internship program for a national cooperation, and mentored and trained emerging display artists. Gwendolyn is also a Teaching Artist at Marwen, a nonprofit center in Chicago that educates underserved young people in the visual arts. You can learn more about Gwendolyn and her work at:




Gwendolyn has shared some images that are part of the process of creating her installation:

The following are some of the images that have inspired the artists and preliminary plans for the structure.

Inspiration: Bird murmurations, after one of the final scenes in Dreyer’s movie.