Elise Ansel


ELISE ANSEL

Born New York, New York
1984 Brown University, B.A.
1993 Southern Methodist University, M.F.A.

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
2017     Cadogan Contemporary, “Amber and Ebony,” London, UK
2017     Danese/Corey, “Dialogue,” New York, New York
2016     Cadogan Contemporary, “B Camera,” London, UK
2016     Bowdoin College Museum of Art, “Distant Mirrors,” Brunswick, ME,
2015     Cadogan Contemporary, “Fusion of Horizons,” London, UK
2015     Phoenix Gallery, “Palimpsest,” NY, NY
2013     Ellsworth Gallery, “The Invisible Thread,” Santa Fe, NM
2013     Phoenix Gallery, “Correspondence,” New York, New York
2013     Cadogan Contemporary, “Drawn From History,” London, UK
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 Arts Center, Oakland City University,        Oakland City, Indiana
1998     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:
2018     Portland Museum of Art, Biennial 2018, Portland, Maine
2017     Museum of Contemporary Art Kraków, MOCAK, “Art in Art,” Kraków, Poland
2017     Danese/Corey, “Referenced,” New York, New York
2017     London Art Fair with Cynthia Corbett Gallery, London, UK
2017     LA Art Show with Ellsworth Gallery, Los Angeles, California
2016     Danese/Corey, “Drawing Conclusions,” New York, New York
2016     Ellsworth Gallery, “Artists’ Choice,” Santa Fe, New Mexico
2016     Art New York with Cynthia Corbett Gallery, New York, New York
2016     AAF London with Cynthia Corbett Gallery, London, UK
2016     Phoenix Gallery, “3 Artists,” New York, New York
2016     London Art Fair, with the Cynthia Corbett Gallery, London, UK
2015     Art Miami, “Art Miami with the Cyntha Corbett Gallery,” Miami, Florida
2015     Site/109, “Young Masters/ Focus on New Work,” New York, New York
2015     Ellsworth Gallery, “Far Reaches,” Santa Fe, New Mexico
2015     Sphinx Fine Art, “Young Masters/ Dialogues,” London, UK
2015     Royal Academy of Arts, “Summer Exhibition 2015,” London, UK
2015     Conigsby Gallery, “Cynthia Corbett Gallery Summer Exhibition 2015, Focus on Painting,”  London,            UK
2015     Cadogan Contemporary, “New Year,” London, UK
2015     Ellsworth Gallery, “On the Brink,” Santa Fe, New Mexico
2014     Young Masters 2014, Sphinx Fine Art, London, UK
2014     Young Masters 2014, Lloyds Club, London, UK
2014     Cadogan Contemporary, “Spring 2014,” London, UK
2014     Ellsworth Gallery, “ONE,” Santa Fe, New Mexico
2014     Phoenix Gallery, “syn.the.sis,” New York, New York
2013     Parrish Art Museum, “Artists Choose Artists,” Water Mill, NY
2013     “Young Masters at Sphinx Fine Art 2013,” Sphinx Fine Art, London
2013     Cadogan Contemporary, “Summer Exhibition 2013,” London, UK
2013     Springs Fireplace Project, “Summer Exhibition,” East Hampton, NY
2013     Cynhtia Corbett Gallery, “Spring Exhibition Showcase Alongside a
Selection of Young Masters,” London, UK
2013     Affordable Art Fair, “Excerpt of Young Masters Art Prize,” Hampstead,
London, UK
2013     Gallery 27, “Young Masters: The Figure in Art,” Mayfair, UK
2013     Henley Festival, “Young Masters: The Figure in Art,” Henley-on-Thames,
UK, Oxfordshire, England
2012     Phoenix Gallery, “Gallery Artists,” New York, New York
2012     Cadogan Contemporary, “Summer Exhibition 2012,” London, UK
2012     Cadogan Contemporary, “Works on Paper,” London, UK
2012     Cadogan Contemporary, “30th Anniversary Exhibition,” London, UK
2011     Phoenix Gallery, “Gallery Artists,” New York, New York
2011     POP Gallery, Portland, Maine
2011     Cadogan Contemporary, “Summer Exhibition,” London, UK
2011     Thomas Moser Gallery, “Summer Exhibition,” Freeport, Maine
2011     Bell Gallery, “Faculty Triennial,” Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
2010     Phoenix Gallery, New York, NY
2010     Guild Hall, East Hampton, NY
2009     Springs Fireplace Project, East Hampton, NY
2009     Clic Gallery, East Hampton, NY
2008     Springs Fireplace Project, East Hampton, NY
2007     Alpers Fine Art, Andover, MA
2007     Guild Hall, East Hampton, NY
2006     Maine Center for Contemporary Art, Rockport, ME
2005     Ruschman Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2004     Alpers Fine Art, Andover, MA
2004     Lenore Gray Gallery, Providence, Rhode Island
2004     Greenhut Galleries, Portland, Maine
2004     Ruschman Gallery, “Works on Paper,” Indianapolis, Indiana
2003     Nohra Haime Gallery, New York, NY
2003     Ruschman Gallery, “Recent Work,” Indianapolis, Indiana
2002     Ruschman Gallery, “ Gallery Artists,” Indianapolis, Indiana
2001     Boston Center for Contemporary Art, “The Drawing Show,” Boston, Massachusetts
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
1999     Ruschman Gallery, “Gallery Artists”, Indianapolis, Indiana
1998     Evansville Museum of Arts and Sciences, “49th Mid-States Art Exhibition,” Evansville, Indiana
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
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
“Twenty-Three Years of Printmaking at SMU,” A Travelling Retrospective of Prints from the Meadows       School of the Arts
Meadows Museum, SMU, Dallas, Texas

BIBLIOGRAPHY:
Alfred Mac Adam, ARTnews, March 2017
David Dorsey, The Dorsey Post, February 2017
Patrica Ramos, METAL, November 2016
Carl Little, Hyperallergic, April 2016
Kat Herriman, Cultured Magazine, Feb/March 2016
John O’Hern, Amercian Art Collector, April 2016
Daniel Kany, Portland Press Herald, Feb 2016
Jacob Fall and Virginia Rose, The Chart, March 2016
Christina Arza, Steadfast Arte, December 2015
Gabrielle Selz, Hamptons Art Hub, December 2013
Michael Abatemarco, Santa Fe New Mexican, Pasatiempo, August 2013
Deborah Weisgall, maine., January/February 2011
Bill Van Siclen, Providence Journal, January 2011

HONORS, RESIDENCIES AND AWARDS:
1998 Merit Award, 49th Mid-States Art Exhibition, Evansville Museum of Arts and Sciences, Evansville, Indiana
Juror: James D. Burke, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of the St. Louis Art Museum
Spring Island Artist In Residence, Spring Island, Okatie, SC
Excel Grant, Award in Teaching Innovation, Eli Lilly Foundation, regranted through the University of Evansville, Evansville, Indiana
1997 Gulfstream Aerospace Award in Painting, 18th Annual Juried Fine Arts Competition, West Bank Gallery, Savannah, GA
Juror: Lisa Phillips, Curator of the 1997 Whitney Biennial
1984 Albin Polasek Award, Brown University, Providence, RI
Minnie Helen Hicks Award, Brown University, Providence, RI

SELECTED PUBLIC AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS:
Art Masters Solutions, London, UK
Bodwoin College Museum of Art
Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
Eli Lilly Foundation, Indianapolis, Indiana
Evansville Museum of Arts and Sciences, Evansville, Indiana
Ice, Miller, Denadio, and Ryan, Indianapolis, IN
Sopwell House, St. Albans, UK
Spring Island Trust, Spring Island, South Carolina