BIO

Elizabeth Gilfilen is an artist living and working in Brooklyn, NY. She received a BFA in Drawing and Painting from D.A.A.P. at the University of Cincinnati and an MFA in Painting & Printmaking from Virginia Commonwealth University. She has been awarded fellowships from Yaddo (2013), Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop (2013), The Marie Walsh Sharpe Foundation Space Program (2010-11), Gallery Aferro (2010), Alijra Emerge (2008), and The Bronx Museum of Art AIM Program (2005). Her work has been featured in solo exhibitions at Fred Giampietro Gallery, New Haven, CT (2014); the Hunterdon Art Museum, Clinton, NJ (2012); Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ (2011); and John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY (2010). Recent group exhibitions include Reynolds Gallery, Richmond, VA (2017); Kathryn Markel Gallery, New York, NY (2015); Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (2015); Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York, NY (2014); and the Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY (2014), among others. Her work has also been included in group exhibitions at the Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, the Hunterdon Art Museum, the Islip Art Museum and Lehman College Gallery. Her work has been reviewed in many publications including Two Coats of Paint, The Boston Globe, The Newark Star-Ledger and The New York Times. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

All images © 2016 Elizabeth Gilfilen.