Decorated floor to ceiling with plants and inspiration, Chambers works from her home studio in downtown Charleston, South Carolina where she is kept company by her two dogs, Ella & Wilbur.
Pen, ink, chalk pastel, wax pastel, and acrylic
Chambers Austelle is a contemporary figurative painter and educator living and working in Charleston, South Carolina. She is best known for her compositions of vivid color and female subjects. The isolated environments challenge the viewer to question the way beauty and women are perceived in our culture. Austelle’s work has been exhibited nationally and exists in many private collections. Recently, she was awarded Best in Show at The City Gallery for “Piccolo Spoleto’s 2016 Juried Exhibition”, as well as Charlie Magazine’s “50 Most Progressive”. Austelle’s work has also been featured in publications such as Expose Art Magazine, The Artist Catalogue, Fresh Paint Magazine, The Jealous Curator, Create Magazine and more.