Amy Ellingson

Artadia Awardee

Amy Ellingson’s paintings have been exhibited nationally and in Tokyo, Japan. She is the recipient of the Fleishhacker Foundation Eureka Fellowship and has been awarded fellowships at the MacDowell Colony, the Ucross Foundation, and the Civitella Ranieri Foundation. Her work is held in various public and corporate collections, including the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Crocker Art Museum, the San Jose Museum of Art, the Oakland Museum of California, the Berkeley Art Museum and the Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts. Ellingson’s paintings have been reviewed in numerous publications, including The New York Times, Chicago Tribune, San Francisco Chronicle, NYArts Magazine, and Art issues. She received a BA in Studio Art from Scripps College and an MFA from CalArts. Ellingson’s most recent solo exhibition, Field Theories, was held at ProjeKcts by Projects/Shoichiro in Tokyo in November 2014. Her public commission, Untitled (Large Variation), is an 1100 square foot ceramic mosaic mural. It is a permanent installation, on view in Terminal 3 at the San Francisco International Airport. Amy Ellingson lives and works in San Francisco.