Ellen Urselmann

Posted by Fabio 13 August 2010

Ellen Urselmann was born in 1978 in Venlo. She respectively lived in Venlo, Maastricht, Amsterdam, Cape Town and Baarlo. In 2000 she graduated at the Academy of Fine Art Maastricht and in 2003 she graduated in glass at the Gerrit Rietveld Academy in Amsterdam.

Ellen Urselmann has exhibited her work at various galleries and museums. Amongst others, Galerie Judy Straten, Braggiotti Gallery, Stellenbosch Galley and the Museum Jan van der Togt exhibited her work. She has presented recent work at art fairs such as Art Rotterdam, Art Fair Köln and Berliner Liste, and received a nomination for the three yearly Bernardine de Neeve Award for contemporary glass art.

International acknowledgement came in 2006 when she won the European Young Artist Prize.