I am pleased to have my pastel painting View From the Veranda included in the annual auction to benefit the fabulous Cape Cod Museum of Art. Online bidding has begun and continues until the gala event on August 17. Online bidding has begun.
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Elinor Freedman will be the Featured Artist at Eastwind Gallery in Orleans from Friday, August 9 through Thursday, August 15. Ellie is an award winning artist who has exhibited her work in numerous juried exhibits in New England and New York. While Ellie is primarily known for her striking pastel depictions of the Cape Cod landscape from which she draws much of her inspiration, this exhibit entitled People and Places will feature recent figurative work and examples of her exploration of other mediums such as charcoal, ink, monoprint, and digital manipulation of images.
Ellie is a juried Master Artist at the Cape Cod Art Center, a juried member of the National Association of Women Artists, and an associate member of the Pastel Society of America, as well as a member of the Connecticut Pastel Society, Pastel Society of New Hampshire, Art Collaborative of Wakefield(MA), and the Pastel Painters Society of Cape Cod for which she has served as a board member and annually coordinates a scholarship program for Cape and Island students who aspire to careers in the arts. Ellie also serves as a docent and co-facilitator of docent training at the Cape Cod Museum of Art where she has had the opportunity to collaborate with museum docents to curate exhibits.
Eastwind Gallery is a cooperative gallery and working studio located downstairs between Watson’s Men’s Apparel & Gallant Jewelry in the heart of the Orleans Cultural District. Enter from Main St. or Main St. Square where free parking is available with a rear entrance to the gallery. Visit Eastwind Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00 am until 5:00 pm. Learn more Eastwind Gallery at www.eastwindgallery.net as well as Facebook and Instagram.
Eastwind Gallery artists will present a group show at The Cultural Center of Cape Cod in South Yarmouth featuring works in a variety of media.
Master Artist designation is awarded to artists through a jurying process that included documentation of participation in and earning awards in nationally juried shows as well as submission of a portfolio of work. I am proud to have earned a place in this select group.
I am pleased to have another opportunity to exhibit in Boston with the National Association of Women Artists MA Chapter. The opening reception will take place on Friday, March 1 from 5-8.
PLACES & SPACES' small work juried exhibit
Our own taste of paradise, stripped of fear, shame and isolation. We enter this place or space with a sense of freedom, belonging while reaching transcendence. These 2D and 3D images are a moment between the viewer and artist in hopes to captivate and intrigue.
Juried by Suzanne Schultz, Principal of Canvas Fine Arts
The AlteRnaTive Art Space in SoWa Art & Design District, Boston
460C Harrison Ave #21c, Boston, MA 02118, 617.699.2736
Arts Foundation of Cape Cod Winter Exhibit: Bon Appetit
Jan 14 — Feb 23, 2019
I will have a pastel portrait inspired by my dad included in this show.
Where: Cotuit Center for the Arts
When: January 12 through February 23, 2019
The Arts Foundation of Cape Cod will host its Annual Winter Art Exhibit January/February 2019 at Cotuit Center for the Arts. The 2019 exhibit is titled Bon Appetit, and will feature local artists interpretations of that theme.
Interactive Fun for Kids
Keeping younger arts patrons in mind, art work for the show will be displayed at a height of 4 feet throughout the exhibit – right at children’s eye level and some of the artists themselves will drop in to discuss their works with the students as they tour the exhibit. The visit to Bon Appetit is accompanied by a hands-on workshop in the Art Barn, where students will create their own piece inspired by the exhibition.
I am pleased to be exhibiting two of my Puerto Rico inspired palm tree paintings in the National Association of Women Artists, MA Chapter’s upcoming exhibit at the Piano Craft Gallery in Boston. Opening Reception is scheduled for Friday, January 4, 6:00-9:00 PM.
January 4-27, 2019
Piano Craft Gallery, 793 Tremont St, Boston, MA
'REAL TIME’ presents a dynamic interplay of imagery and meaning in ascending and descending shifts of scale, tone and materials. These 2D and 3D works speak to a wide range of issues regarding the appearance, feel, and functionality of the world we live in NOW. The show's title is intentionally opened ended, inviting NAWA members to explore, react to, or otherwise engage with their respective worlds.
I am thrilled to have a painting accepted into the 33rd International Association of Pastel Societies (IAPS) Juried Exhibition – The 2018 Web Show! Artists have been asked to refrain from posting images until the entire show is posted on November 1. I am honored to be included along with so many fabulous artists whom I admire.
I will exhibit a piece in the 129th Annual Members Exhibition of the National Association of Women Artists in New York. NAWA is a storied organization which boasts renowned artists such as Mary Cassatt and Louise Nevelson amongst its exhibitors over the many years of its existence.
October 6-18, 2018
195 Chrystie Street, South Gallery, NYC 10002
Reception and Award Ceremony: Thursday, October 11, 2018, 6-9pm
Eastwind gallery in Orleans is hosting a group show from October 3-November 7 entitled Natural Beauty. Cold Storage Blues is my contribution, a pastel interpretation of one of my favorite places in East Dennis, MA on cape Cod Bay.
Eastwind Galllery’s fall hours are Thursday-Saturday 11:00-4:00. Learn more about Eastwind at www.eastwindgallery.net.
I am pleased to contribute “Rocky Shore” to the annual auction benefiting the Cape Cod Museum of Art. Online bidding is live until Aug 3 at 10 pm at https://www.biddingforgood.com/auction/item/browse.action…, and pieces will be on display at the museum from Aug 9-18.
The museum has been an important part of my life since moving to Cape Cod full time in 2012. I have thoroughly enjoyed serving as a docent and co-facilitator of docent training. In 2015 and 2017 I also had the opportunity to collaborate with a team of docents to curate museum exhibits. The Figure-Changes in Vision explored varied interpretation of the human form by noted Cape Cod artists who are included in the museum’s permanent collection. Pastel: A Diversity of Styles highlighted a century of works in pastel from the museum’s permanent collection and provided historical background of the medium.
My pastel Dune Walk is traveling to New York as part of the National Association of Women Artists Summer Small Works 2018 Show from July 11- August 8 with reception on Thursday, July 19, 5-7pm. The NAWA Gallery is located at 35 West 39th Street, suite 508 and is open Tuesday through Friday, 10am – 5pm.
I am honored to be the Featured Artist at Eastwind Gallery in Orleans from Friday, July 6 through Thursday, July 12. My exhibit Pastel Impressions-Near and Far will feature original pastel paintings of local Cape Cod landscapes as well as images inspired by my travels.
Ten works from the Sandwich Arts Alliance Members Show have been selected to go on to Heritage Museum and Gardens to be exhibited in a summer show in the Carousel Building to run from June 19 to August 13. So pleased to be exhibiting with this select group: Carolyn LeComte, Don Fleet, Liz St. Pierre, Eileen Casey, Elaine Giberti, Rick Sharp, Candice Ronesi, Katharine Berry, Elinor Freedman, Sherri Starr, Ken Northup, Diana Payne and Linda Lastoff.
For Pastels Only is the annual nationally advertised juried exhibit sponsored by the Pastel Painters Society of Cape Cod. This year's competition attracted 561 entries with 100 pieces chosen to be included in a show which draws many collectors and visitors to the Cultural Center of Cape Cod for the opening reception and throughout the 3-week exhibition. I am thrilled to be included in this prestigious show again this year! The opening reception on Saturday, June 23 at 6:00 will feature live music and delicious refreshments and beautiful art!
An juried art exhibition celebrating our great state will include a painting from one of my favorite sunset viewing spots-Paine's Creek in Brewster. The exhibit will run from Monday, May 14- June 17 with a reception on Thursday, May 17 from 5:00-7:00 pm at the Cape Cod Art Center on Route 6A in Barnstable.
Cape Cod Art Center (CCAC) will present the Fifth Annual “Master Artist Exhibit” from March 26—April 15. This invitational exhibit will feature 40 of CCAC’s Master Artist Members who have achieved the highest level of membership within CCAC and have exhibited and won awards in multiple national exhibits. Cape Cod Art Center is excited to represent some of the Cape’s best local talent. Reception will be held Thursday, March 29th from 5pm-7pm, which is free and open to the public. CCAC is open Monday-Saturday 9am-4pm.