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Ellen Maidman-Tanner

About the Artist

Ellen received her BFA in Fine Arts at York University in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, after having previously attended the studio program for 2 years at the Philadelphia College of Art. She has subsequently taken painting courses with Dean Fisher, Alyssa Monks, and an on-line, evening class at the NYAA with Zane York.

Solo Exhibit 2021

Visions of Iceland – Juried Solo Show
Wing Project Space, New York Artists Equity, New York, NY
October – November, 2021

Juried Exhibits 2021

Figurative Art National – Juried Exhibit
Dallas Metro Contemporary Arts Center, Dallas TX

The Magic of Water – Juried Exhibit Show
Cultural Center of Cape Code, Cape Cod, MA

Looking for America – Juried Exhibit
Hera Club, Washington, D.C.

Local Color 2021 – Juried Exhibit
Artist Gallery of Ellicott City, Ellicott City, MD

Cuttyhunk Small Works Alumni Residency Show
Killburn Mill Gallery, New Bedford, MA

34th Annual National Juried Exhibit
Monmouth Art Alliance, Monmouth, NJ

Artists to Follow in 2021 – An International Virtual Juried Exhibition
March – June

Juried Landscape Competition – Art Show International
Global On-line Publication
August – September

Wind – Juried Group Exhibit
District Arts Gallery, Frederick, MD
October – November

Strokes of Genius – Juried Group Show
Circle Gallery, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD
October – November


Pop-up Spring Show – Juried Group Show
NY Artists Equity, New York City, New York

Expressions 2020 – Juried Group Show
Marin Society of Artists, Marin County, California

Why I Vote – Juried Group Show
Activity Center, Bohrer Park, in partnership with the Women’s Caucus for Art, DC Chapter
and the City of Gaithersburg, Maryland

2020 Works on Paper – Juried Group Show
Medford Arts Center, Medford, New Jersey

Modern Male II – Juried Group Show
Bowersocks Gallery, Provincetown, MA

12th Annual Juried Exhibit
Manyunk-Roxborough Art Gallery, Manyunk, PA

2020 Portrait Juried Show
Las Lagunas Gallery, Las Lagunas, CA

2020 State of the Arts – Juried Exhibit
R.G. Endres Gallery, Prairie Village, Kansas

NYAE 2020 Members Invitational – Juried Exhibit
Equity Gallery, New York, NY


Women Artists – Juried Group Show
Dacia Gallery, New York City, New York


Honorable Mention
2020 Works on Paper – Juried Group Show
Medford Arts Center, Medford, New Jersey
June 2020

Honorable Mention
Juried Landscape Competition – Art Show International
Global On-line Publication
August – September, 2021


Cuttyhunk Island Artists Residency (juried entrance)
Off New Bedford, MA
September, 2019

Education (Recent)

Still Life in the Golden Age of Dutch Art
New York Academy of Art, Continuing Education Department
Instructor, Zane York
February to March, 2021

“What is Your Medium”
Online course with Alyssa Monks
June, 2020

About Artist’s Work:

Ellen is a painter who works in oil. Her passion for landscapes springs from her own photography taken during her travels. She also works closely with art models, actors and dancers to create moving portraits in oil and graphite. Her goal is to capture the essence of these scenes and these individuals, while allowing the beauty of oil paint and mark-making to thrive in the compositions as well. It is that captivating tango of purpose and accident that intrigues her, to the goal of a captivating, dynamic compositions.

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