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Ellen Brook
650.267.1949
ellenbrook@ellen-brook.com

EDUCATION

  • M.P.A. The Monterey Institute of International Studies Policy Studies, 1993 (Masters of Public Policy and Public Administration), (Dean’s List)
  • B.A.  Duke University, 1986 (Class Honors, Dean’s List)

 AWARDS

  • 2013National Juried Show “Color and Line”, New Coast Studios, Palo Alto, CA (Juror Wo Schiffman)
  • 2012“Art Achiever” Award from the National League of American Pen Women, a professional organization of women in the Arts, Music and Letters
  • 2010“Watermarks II” – painting selected as one of 13 images for cover of San Francisco Open Studios Guide
  • 2007Juried Show “Eastern Winds & Cherry Blossoms”, Aurora Colors Gallery, Petaluma CA
  • Juried Show “Abstractions, Color & Texture”, Aurora Colors Gallery, Petaluma CA

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

  • 2014“Transitions”, Spirit House, Woodside, CA; “Meditations on Silk’, Hilliard Architects & Gallery, San Francisco, CA
  • 2012“Dreamscapes”, Fibre Arts Gallery, Palo Alto, CA; “American Cancer Society Gala”, Mills Peninsula Hospital, Burlingame, CA
  • 2011Inspired,” Spirit House, Woodside CA
  • 2010The Eye of the Beholder”, UCC Church, Sanctuary Installation, San Mateo, CA; “Ellen Brook: Works on Silk”, Ariba Software, Sunnyvale, CA; “Secret Garden”, Kara Gala, Hotel Sofitel, Redwood Shores, CA
  • 2009“Craving Color”, Berenice Salon, San Francisco, CA
  • 2008“Artist Salon”, Group41 Architecture, San Francisco, CA; “Look Beyond” Avalon Art and Yoga Studio, Palo Alto CA
  • 2007“Layered Light”, Juma Gallery, Cleveland, OH; “East –West Connection,” All Saints Church, Palo Alto, CA

 GROUP EXHIBITIONS

  • 2014: “ReThink It” Gallery 85, San Jose, CA;  Modern Fever Showroom, San Francisco Design Galleria, San Francisco, CA
  • 2013“Color on the Rocks” GraniteRock Showroom, Cupertino, CA; “Color and Line” New Coast Studios, Palo Alto, CA; Hinc Showroom, Galleria Design Center, San Francisco, CA
  • 2012“Women of Wisdom,” Fibre Arts Gallery, Palo Alto, CA; Hinc Showroom, Galleria Design Center, San Francisco, CA
  • 2011“Winter Solstice,” Fibre Arts Gallery, Palo Alto, CA; Hinc Showroom, Galleria Design Center, San Francisco, CA
  • “Bay Area Contemporary Painters”, Arc Studios and Gallery, San Francisco, CA; “Group Show”, SF Convention and Visitor’s Bureau, San Francisco, CA
  • 2010“Momentum 2,” Art Object Gallery, San Jose, CA; “Anne and Mark’s Art Party”, Silicon Valley Arts Council, San Jose, CA
  • 2009Silicon Valley Invitational”, Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, CA; “Momentum”, Art Object Gallery, San Jose, CA
  • 2008“Sephardic Sounds and Sights”, La Pena Cultural Center, Berkeley, CA; “Wonder”, CGS Financial Services, San Mateo, CA; Featured Artist, Hillsborough Designer Showcase Home, Hillsborough, CA
  • 2007“Group Show”,Gallery 2611, Redwood City, CA; “Eastern Winds & Cherry Blossoms,” Aurora Colors Gallery, Petaluma CA; “Abstractions, Color & Texture,” Aurora Colors Gallery, Petaluma CA
  • 2006: “Works on Silk,” Creative Awareness Project, Palo Alto, CA

 PUBLICATIONS (ON LINE AND IN PRINT)

  • 2013: “Interior Garden” – painting featured in Fiber Art Now Magazine, Summer Issue, Flora and Fauna Section