Biography

Selected Works / Exhibitions / Biography / Available Inventory

Eric Elliott
Born 1975 Anchorage, AK
Lives and works in Seattle, WA

Education

2007 Masters of Fine Arts, Painting and Drawing, University of Washington, Seattle

2003 Bachelor of Arts, Art Practice, University of California, Berkeley

Exhibitions

2009
The 9th Northwest Biennial, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA (catalogue)

2008
Transitions, James Harris Gallery, WA
Deep Space Punctuated by Planets, Soil Gallery, WA
Message in a Bottle, James Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA
Black & White Show, Catherine Person Gallery, Seattle, WA
Seven Propositions, Ouch My Eye, Seattle, WA
Bifocal, Ouch My Eye, Seattle, WA

2007
MFA Thesis Show, Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA

2006
Works on Paper, Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Seattle, WA
SP1, Sand Point First Year MFA Painting Exhibition, Seattle WA

2005
Works in Progress, 1st Year Master of Fine Arts, Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Seattle, WA

2004
Faculty Show, Morrison Library, Berkeley, CA

2003
Fall Honor Studio Show, Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley, CA
New Works, Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley, CA
Spring Honor Studio Show, Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley, CA

2002
Ghosts of Kroebis, Fall Arts Festival, Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley, CA
The Dirt Show, Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley, CA

2000
Art One Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

Awards

2008 Betty Bowen Award Runner Up

2008 Neddy Award Nominee

Articles and Reviews

2008
Jen Graves, “The Men Who Knew Too Much,” The Stranger, July 17
Regina Hackett, “Paintings by Carlos Vega and Eric Elliott are a must-see at Harris Gallery,” Seattle Post-Intelligencer, July 11
Jen Graves, “La Especial Norte, #1,” The Stranger SLOG, April 22
Matthew Offenbach, La Especial Norte, April
Jen Graves, “Hold Still,” The Stranger, February 19

2007
Regina Hackett, “Henry and the Masters,” Seattle Post-Intelligencer Art to Go blog, May 25

Professional Experience

Teaching:
Art Instructor, Gage Academy of Art, Seattle 2007 – Present
Art Instructor, North Seattle Community College, Continuing Education, 2007 – Present
Adjunct Instructor, University of Washington, Seattle, Fall & Spring 2007, Spring 2006

Teaching Assistant:
Beginning Figure Drawing, Assoc. Prof. Zhi Lin, University of Washington, Seattle, Fall 2006
Beginning Drawing, Assoc. Prof. David Brody, University of Washington, Seattle, Winter 2006
Figure Drawing, Prof. Richard Shaw, University of California, Berkeley, Fall 2002

Studio Assistant:
Norman Lundin, November 2005 – Present
Adelie Landis-Bischoff, April 2004 – May 2005

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