Lorraine Shirkus is an oil painter working and residing in San Antonio, Texas. Her work has been exhibited in galleries and museums since 1979.
Lorraine taught lithography and directed the printmaking program at the Anderson Ranch Arts Center in Snowmass Colorado from 1980 – 1984. She facilitated projects with many well-known artists including Red Grooms, Jim Dine, Laurie Anderson, Ed Ruscha, Terry Allen, Dick Wray and Robert Natkin. She was also co-owner of Design Matters Inc. and principle of Lorraine Shirkus Design.