Terri Wheeler received her BFA from the Kansas City Art Institute in 1996 and studied fresco painting at Veracruz University in 1997 under Maestro Melchor Peredo. She is a member of the Kansas City Artists Coalition. She has taught fresco painting workshops at Mattie Rhodes Art Center. Terri has done group and solo exhibitions in Kansas City MO; Kansas City, KS; Lawrence, KS; Chicago, IL; Rochester NY and Brooklyn, NY. She has a fresco at Escuela de Idiomas in Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico created in 2002. Terri participated in art smart mob exhibition in Hannover, Germany.
Terri is a Kansas City native, currently living and working in the Plaza area.
Her work is figurative with heavy line emphasis; her bold and complex color palette reflects Mexican influence.