|Loes Schellekens was born in 1955, and has lived most of her life in Utrecht.|
She has been trained at the Academy for the Visual Arts at Utrecht (1975-1980) and the Academy for the Plastic Arts at Amersfoort (1981-1985).
|From 1983 until 1999 she was part of 'Atelier Tij', a group of artists mostly from Utrecht.|
Later she was part of artists society 'de Ploegh' at Soest.
Today she is a member of the 'Dutch association of Medal Art' and the 'Fidem' ('Fédération Internationale de la Médaille d'Art').
|In 1996 she was awarded the 'Pieter d'Hont'-prijs for sculptors, and later on took part in the exposition of prize winners.|
Loes Schellekens works as a free artist and in commission.