Shilo Ratner is orginally from New England and has made the San Francisco Bay area her home since 2003. Ratner’s work has been in shows juried by Theophilis Brown, Rita Gonzalez, Dore Ashton and Donna Seagar. Her work has been exhibited in galleries and festivals which include African American Culture Complex, Los Angeles Art Association, First Street Gallery NYC and Hang Art Gallery. In addition to creating in her studio, Ratner is a fine art painting instructor who teaches abstract theory and technique. Shilo Ratner holds a BA from Curry College and a MFA from the Academy of Art University, San Francisco.