about

Elle Friedberg is a printmaker inspired by nature and organic forms. In recent work, she explores pattern and color through multi-media prints and installations. She received her B.A. as a double major in studio art and chemistry from Wellesley College. Friedberg’s work has been shown in group exhibitions nationally. 

 

Friedberg lives in Wilmington, DE and is attending the Winterthur/University of Delaware Master's Program in Art Conservation (Class of 2023).

contact: efriedbe@gmail.com

instagram: @ellefriedbergstudio

photo by Somé Louis

 

CV

Counterpoint Magazine covers (2014-2017)

education

B.A. in Studio Art & Chemistry, Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA (2013-2017)

Honors Thesis: "Establishing Roots and a Means to Grow: A Printmaking Installation in the Wellesley College Botanic Gardens"

 

juried exhibitions

Impressions

WAS Gallery / Bethesda, MD (September-November 2017)

Misc.

Bend Gallery / Grand Rapids, MI (December 2017)

Jurors: Maddie May and Regina Masterson, Bend Gallery Co-Founders  

     

3rd New York Miniature Print Exhibition

Manhattan Graphics Center / New York, New York (October-November 2017)

Juror: Jennifer Farrell, Associate Curator, Metropolitan Museum of Art

 

2017 Nebraska National Undergraduate Juried Art Exhibition

Eisentrager- Howard Gallery, University of Nebraska / Lincoln, NE (September-October 2017)

Juror: Robert Mahoney, Art Critic and Professor of Art History, School of Visual Arts

2016 Nebraska National Undergraduate Juried Art Exhibition

Eisentrager- Howard Gallery, University of Nebraska / Lincoln, NE (September 2016)

Juror: Nicole Pietrantoni, Associate Professor of Art, Whitman College

United States Congressional Art Contest

United States Capitol Building / Washington, D.C. (Summer 2012-Summer 2013)

awards & residencies

Keyholder Printmaking Artist in Resident (Summer 2018)

Pyramid Atlantic Art Center, Hyattsville, MD

Suzanne Kibler Morris '44 Fellowship (2016-2017)

Support for studio art thesis project culminating in a site-specific printmaking installation in the Wellesley College Botanic Gardens

Friends of Art Prize in Studio Art (2017)

Top distinction for students pursuing visual arts projects at Wellesley College

featured in print & online

The Washington Post

           November 2017

Wellesley Magazine

           Summer 2017

Counterpoint Magazine

September 2014

October 2014

December 2015

April 2016

March 2017

The Wellesley Review

Fall 2013

Spring 2014

Fall 2014

Spring 2015

Fall 2015

Fall 2016

Spring 2017

Edible Sarasota Magazine

Fall 2014

Birthmark Magazine

Fall 2015

Spring 2016

Poor Quality Zine 

Issue 1: 2015

Issue 2: 2016

Issue 3: 2016

Issue 4: 2016

Voices & Visions

Fall 2016

 
 

PRESS

Wellesley Magazine (Elle Friedberg & Somé Louis)

The Washington Post (Elle Friedberg & Clare Winslow)

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