Kelly Shpeley is a multi-disciplinary surrealist from Nelson and the unceded Sinixt territory, British Columbia, Canada. She has had gallery showings in Canada, the United States, and Norway. She’s been published in Juxtapoz Magazine, Print Work Magazine, and Trend Prive Magazine. She has also worked in the film industry with a number of directors (Steven Spielberg, Duncan Jones, and J.J. Abrams, etc). She’s done artwork for Stan Lee... Excelsior! And was lucky also to be part of Neil Gaiman’s "Calendar of Tales" (January 2015). She also painted the original poster for the Vancouver International Jazz Festival (Coastal Jazz) 2015. John Cleese and Noam Chomsky, are owners of some of her art prints. She is currently working on a stop motion animation with associates of ILM, and will also be a part of Tiny Lights Festival. In 2018 she was part of the Nelson International Mural Festival. Currently, she is teaching at the Oxygen Art centre in Nelson.