Adele is a New Orleans-born artist whose architecturally influenced work is distinguished by multiple layers of texture, color and pattern.
While working as a full-time artist. Adele obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree in art history with a studio minor from Newcomb College in New Orleans. She also holds a master’s degree in social work from Tulane University in New Orleans. In 1996, she cofounded the Wellness Center and designed a program of art therapy for cancer patients. In 1999 she became a licensed Gestalt therapist.
Adele’s work has been displayed in galleries across the country, though in 2012 she decided to pull out of the galleries in favor of dealing directly with collectors and designers. Her work has been featured in world-class magazines, including Veranda and House Beautiful, and her work has adorned the walls of prestigious enterprises such as Neiman Marcus and Saks 5th Avenue. Among the other corporate collections that host Adele’s work are:
Swedish Hospital, Seattle, WA
Shafer Winery, Napa, CA
Pahlmeyer Winery, St. Napa, CA
Mulvanny Architects, Seattle, WA
New Orleans Public Service, New Orleans, LA
Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
Hotel Max, Seattle, WA
Research Data Associates, Tampa, FL
Arts Council of Louisiana, New Orleans, LA