“Unity” by Atti Vakili Wheeler, mixed media, 17″x24″

Shells Dance by Featured Artist, Atti Wheeler, is a unique display of paintings that combine oils and shells to form beautiful abstract patterns. This unusual show by a very innovative artist is truly a “must see” exhibit by all of our members and their guests.

Atti is an oil and mixed media artist, and currently lives and works in the Fairfax Area. She received her B.F.A. Degree in fine arts from Accademia di Belle Arti University in Rome, Italy; majority in design and painting. Atti is a creative artist, working with oil, acrylic and earth materials in two dimensional format. Atti’s journey began with her travel throughout Europe. As a student she traveled extensively in Turkey, France, Germany and Italy, constantly delving into art classes, museums and art galleries that reflected her experience. Her works have been exhibited in Europe and the United States.


The VAS Gallery is located in the Village Green Shopping Center at the corner of Maple Ave and Nutley.  

This venue hosts small two month solo shows as well as a variety of additional work by other participating artists.  For more information please contact Jan Burns  or Ruth Ensley.