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Section 2: Encounter

Ellen Siebers

Archie Powell and the Onions

"Archie Powell and the Onions," Oil on canvas, 40
Oil on canvas, 40″ x 40″ (2009)

Grant & the Sheepshead

"Grant & the Sheepshead," Oil on canvas, 35
Oil on canvas, 35″ x 52″ (2009)

Ellen Siebers is a painter based in Brooklyn. Siebers was born and raised in Wisconsin and received her MFA from the University of Iowa and her BFA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She was a lecturer at the University of Iowa from 2009–12, a visiting faculty member at the University of Wisconsin-Madison from 2012–13, and currently works at the American Academy of Arts and Letters. She has exhibited in group and solo exhibitions throughout the United States, currently is participating in a show at Frosch & Portmann in NYC, and soon will be participating in “Cold Summer” at The Provincial, Kaleva, Michigan.


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