Beth Shadur  received an Artist Grant from the Illinois Arts Council for her new National Parks Project, in which she investigates the cultural history, landscape, usage and effects of global warming on various parks she has visited. She will have a series of solo exhibitions of this work during 2019-2021.


Shadur's National Park Project has been exhibited in 2018 at Quincy University, Quincy, IL and at The Compassion Factory in Brookfield, IL.

In 2019, it was exhibited at Prairie State College, Chicago Heights, IL and the exhibit will travel to Eureka College (Sept. 2-Oct. 17), Eureka, IL; Richland College (Nov. 4-Dec. 3), Decatur, IL; and to The Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art, (Dec. 13, 2019-Feb. 9,2020), Chicago, IL.

In 2021, The National Park Project will be shown at the David Strawn Art Gallery (February 2021) in Jacksonville, IL; and at Concordia College, Chicago.

Shadur is represented in Chicago at Springboard Arts and with The Wright House.

Beth Shadur was appointed to the Board of Trustees of the Illinois State Museum in 2016 and continues to serve.