Ellen Evjen is a visual artist and animator. Her early works in drawing and painting explore a variety of media, styles, and themes. In her recent work in experimental animation, Ellen brings movement and narrative to her drawings. Ellen also teaches at the university level.
Ellen has shown her work in both individual and group exhibitions in galleries and museums in the United States. Ellen’s animations have been shown at the CRG gallery in Chelsea, at the Castle Gallery, College of New Rochelle, at the 2014 Westchester Biennale, and at the Productive, in New York, in 2015. Her animation film “War” was shown at the Village Cinema as part of the New York Short Film Festival in 2016. Her film “The Net” is featured in the 6th International Video Poetry Festival, in Athens, Greece, in 2018. She is a member of ASIFA.