Elise Ansel

Education

1993 MFA Visual Art Southern Methodist University
1984 BA Comparative Literature Brown University

 

Solo Exhibitions

2013 Ellsworth Gallery, “The Invisible Thread”, Santa Fe, NM
  Phoenix Gallery, New York, New York
  Cadogan Contemporary, “Drawn From History”, London
2012 Phoenix Gallery, New York, New York
2011 Lenore Gray Gallery, Providence, Rhode Island
2010 List Art Center, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
2001 UMF Gallery, Farmington, Maine
 2000 Ruschman Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
1999 The Art Gallery, Hopkinsville, Kentucky
1998 The Michael Dunn Memorial Gallery, Cornwell-Reed Fine, Art Center, Oakland City University, Oakland City, Indiana
  Krannert Gallery of Art, University of Evansville, Evansville, Indiana
1997 Fine and Hatfield Gallery, Evansville, Indiana
1996 The Riits Gallery, Savannah, Georgia
 1995 Hanes Art Center Glass Gallery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
1993 Undermain Theater, in conjunction with Kitchen Dog Theater’s performance of Samuel Beckett’s Footfalls, Play, and Krapp’s Last Tape, Dallas, Texas
1991 Undermain Theater, in conjunction with Kitchen Dog Theater’s performance of Henrik Ibsen’s Creditors, Dallas, Texas
1989 Dance Space, Inc., New York, New York
 1987 Dance Space, Inc., New York, New York
1984 List Art Center, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2013 Parrish Art Museum, “Artists Choose Artists”, Water Mill, NY
  Sphinx Fine Art, “Young Masters at Sphinx Fine Art 2013”, London, UK
  Cadogan Contemporary, “Summer Exhibition 2013”, London, UK
  Springs Fireplace Project, “Summer Exhibition”, East Hampton, NY
  Cynthia Corbett Gallery, “Spring Exhibition Showcase Alongside a Selection of Young Masters”, London, UK
  Affordable Art Fair, “Excerpt of Young Masters Art Prize”, Hampstead, London, UK
Gallery 27, “Young Masters: The Figure in Art”, Mayfair, London, UK
Henley Festival, “Young Masters: The Figure in Art”, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, UK
2012 Phoenix Gallery, “Gallery Artists”, New York, New York
  Cadogan Contemporary, “Summer Exhibition 2012”, London, UK
  Cadogan Contemporary, “Works on paper”, London, UK
Cadogan Contemporary, “30th Anniversary Exhibition”, London, UK
2011 Phoenix Gallery, “Gallery Artists”, New York, New York
  POP Gallery, Portland, Maine
Cadogan Contemporary, London, England
Thomas Moser Gallery, Freeport, Maine
Bell Gallery, Faculty Triennial, List Art Center, Brown University, Prov., RI
2010 Phoenix Gallery, New York, NY
  Juror: Robert Storr Guild Hall, East Hampton, NY
Springs Fireplace Project, East Hampton, NY
2009 Clic Gallery, East Hampton, NY
  Springs Fireplace Project, East Hampton, NY
2008 Springs Fireplace Project, East Hampton, NY
2007 Alpers Fine Art, Andover, MA
  Guild Hall, East Hampton, NY
2006 Maine Center for Contemporary Art, Rockport, ME
2005 Ruschman Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2004 Alpers Fine Art, Andover, MA
  Lenore Gray Gallery, Providence, Rhode Island
Greenhut Galleries, Portland, Maine
Ruschman Gallery, “Works on Paper”, Indianapolis, Indiana
2003 Nohra Haime Gallery, New York, NY
  Ruschman Gallery, “Recent Work”, Indianapolis, Indiana
2002 Ruschman Gallery, “ Gallery Artists”, Indianapolis, Indiana
 2001 Boston Center for Contemporary Art, “The Drawing Show”, Boston, Massachusetts
  Juror: Bill Arning, Curator, List Visual Arts Center, M.I.T.
  Ruschman Gallery, “ Gallery Artists”, Indianapolis, Indiana
  ICON Contemporary Art , Brunswick, Maine
Elaine Benson Gallery, “Re-Emerging”, Bridge Hampton, New York
Ruschman Gallery, “New Work by Gallery Artists”, Indianapolis, Indiana
2000 Maine Coast Artists, “Biennial Juried Exhibition 2000”, Rockport, Maine
  Jurors: Mark Bessire, Linda Earle, Katy Kline
 1999 Ruschman Gallery, “Gallery Artists”, Indianapolis, Indiana
1998 Evansville Museum of Arts and Sciences, 49th Mid-States Art
  Exhibition, Evansville, Indiana
Juror: James D. Burke, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of the St. Louis ArtMuseum
Ruschman Gallery, “New Work by Gallery Artists, Indianapolis, Indiana
Evansville Museum of Arts and Sciences, “Eastside/ Westside”, Evansville, Indiana
1997 Ruschman Gallery, New Gallery Artists, Indianapolis, IN
  Owens-Thomas Regional Arts Gallery, Southern Exposure, Savannah, Georgia
  Arts Council of Southwestern Indiana Gallery, Annual Juried Exhibition, Evansville, Indiana
  Brenau Visual Arts Gallery, National Invitational Art Exhibition, Brenau University, Gainesville, Georgia
  Krannert Gallery of Art, “Faculty Exhibition”, University of Evansville, Evansville, Indiana
  West Bank Gallery, 18th Annual Juried Fine Arts Competition, Savannah, GA
Juror: Lisa Phillips, Curator of the 1997 Whitney Biennial
Pinnacle Art Gallery, “The Low Country and Beyond”, Savannah, Georgia
1996 York Street Open Studios, Savannah, Georgia
  Exhibit A Gallery, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, Georgia
Bergen Gallery, “Faculty Exhibition”, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, Georgia
1995 Haystack Mountain School, “Summer Exhibition”, Deer Isle, Maine
  Center for Creative Leadership, Greensboro, NC
Fine Arts Center Gallery, Ravenscroft School, Raleigh, NC
1993 Ashwaag Hall, East Hampton, New York

 

Bibliography

Bill Van Siclen: In the Galleries: Painters Show Opposites Attract at Lenore Gray,” Providence Journal, January 13, 2011

Deborah Weisgall, “See,” Maine, January/February 2011, p.43.

 

Visiting Artists Lectures

2006 Visiting Artist, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine
 2002 Visiting Artist, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
2001-04 Visiting Artist, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine
2001 Visiting Artist, University of Maine, Farmington, Maine


Professional Experience

2011 Pont-Aven School of Contemporary Art (PASCA), Pont-Aven, France
Drawing I and II: Introduction and Advanced Tutorial
2007-11 Adjunct Lecturer in Art, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
Studio Foundation, Drawing I, Drawing II, Independent Study with Advanced Painting and Honors, Painting Students
1999  Associate Professor of Art, University of Southern Indiana, Evansville, Indiana
Drawing I, Drawing II, Figure Drawing I and II
1997-99 Lecturer, University of Evansville, Evansville, Indiana
Intaglio and Relief Printmaking I and II, Drawing, World Cultures
1997  Adjunct Professor of Art, Armstrong Atlantic State University, Savannah, Georgia
2D Design, 3D Design, Art History I and II
1996 Professor of Foundation, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, Georgia
2D Design, 3D Design


Collections

William Tracy, New York, New York
Cristina and Joe Craft, Chair, Dept. of Internal Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
Arielle Saiber, Portland, Maine
Eli Lilly Foundation, Indianapolis, Indiana
Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
Lene Lauridsen and Mogens Fisher, Copenhagen, Denmark
Evansville Museum of Arts and Sciences, Evansville, Indiana
Spring Island Trust, Spring Island, South Carolina
Ice, Miller, Denadio, and Ryan, Indianapolis, IN
Wilfrid Zogbaum, New York, New York