Fran Shalom has exhibited widely throughout the United States, including the Fogg Art Museum in Cambridge Mass, and the Newark Museum. Her work is included in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Brooklyn Museum, the Rose Art Museum and the Biblioteque Nationale in Paris.
She has been the recipient of a Pollack Krasner Arist Grant, a MacDowell Colony Fellowship and an Art Omi Residency. She is represented by the Kathryn Markel Gallery in New York City.
The book mentioned in the interview is A Shoe Story by Lesley Chamberlain.