is an American painter. She was born in New Orleans, and grew up in Oxford, England and Clemson, South Carolina before moving to Chicago at age 14. She met her husband Steven Carrelli when they were both graduate students in painting in Northwestern University’s M.F.A. program. She teaches at Columbia College Chicago. Louise lives in Chicago and is an avid open water swimmer. The constant flux of Lake Michigan’s waters inspires her paintings.
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