Chicago | Los Angeles | Miami | New York | San Francisco | Santa Fe
Amsterdam | Berlin | Brussels | London | Paris | São Paulo | Toronto | China | India | Worldwide
 
New York

Ellen Christensen

Indicator-greybk-d891e5eb6448ba62866124e2fce4903b
 
  • 20130330211533-tumblr_mjinuhcxpj1r6e733o1_1280
  • 20130330205141-tumblr_mjinqsnlmn1r6e733o1_1280
  • 20130330203846-tumblr_luse14hwza1r6e733o1_r1_1280
  • 20130330204151-tumblr_mjinmbzics1r6e733o1_1280
  • 20130330204205-tumblr_mjinmqj22i1r6e733o1_1280
  • 20130330204248-tumblr_mjinnzydi91r6e733o1_1280
  • 20130330205353-tumblr_mjinsgsj2h1r6e733o1_1280
  • 20130330205419-tumblr_mjinteyuxt1r6e733o1_1280_crop
  • 20130330203606-tumblr_lusc90ehls1r6e733o1_400
  • 20130330204354-tumblr_mjinpodkvv1r6e733o1_1280
  • 20130330203647-tumblr_luscbdp6qb1r6e733o1_r1_1280
  • 20130330203701-tumblr_lusccjrqv91r6e733o1_1280
  • 20130330203912-tumblr_luseh9qf5b1r6e733o1_1280
 



20130330212244-polka_dots

Birthplace
Richmond, CA

Birth year
1984

Lives in
Oakland, CA

Works in
Berkeley, CA

Website

Schools
UC Berkeley, 2007, BA

Tags
photography, modern, surrealism, mixed-media, Pen and Ink, books, watercolors

Statement

Ellen Christensen was born in Richmond, California into a love of drawing and a house full of books. When she was little, she worked on art projects around a wooden table with her dad, making prints from linoleum carvings and tracing old book illustrations and botanical images.

She graduated from UC Berkeley in 2007 and now works as an editor and designer at an art book publishing company in the Bay Area, where she is exposed to talent and creativity every day.

She loves the freedom and ease of watercolors, the scritch scratch sound of pen & ink, and the layered colors of gouache. Her inspiration still comes from oddities and everyday encounters, and from old books, old folks, and old photos.

Main-addtags-e34eec31c32d9b3d6d0f704be2c1d8be add to mylistEmail email this artistWarn16_1-74f74bcef3e4988600cddc35e070bc1e report abuseMain-help-a4a5bbe5ed1f90845e14fcde7ee9776a contact us for help

Copyright © 2006-2012 by ArtSlant, Inc. All images and content remain the © of their rightful owners.