Loyola University Chicago

Fine Arts

Department of Fine and Performing Arts


Shir Ende, M.F.A.

Title/s:  Instructor of Fine Arts in Photography

Office #:  MUND 900

Phone: 773.508.7510

Email: sende@luc.edu

External Webpage: http://shirende.com


Through drawing, print, performance, and video, Shir Ende uses a degree of speculative thinking to explore movement within modern space. Ende works to reduce the “bigness” of architecture, re-imagining built structures as intimately scaled forms generated by movement.

Exhibitions: University of Illinois Springfield, Comfort Station, Riverside Art Center, Buddy Chicago, the Chicago Artist Coalition, Gallery 400, Heaven Gallery, Hyde Park Art Center, Terrain Biennial, Mana Contemporary.

Awards: Illinois Arts Council, Hatch Residency - Chicago Artist Coalition, Center Program - Hyde Park Art Center, High Concept Labs Sponsored Artist.


BFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

MFA, University of Illinois at Chicago

Courses Taught

FNAR 115