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Dr. Ellen Frank


Founder and Director

Artist, scholar, and writer, Ellen Frank’s many awards in painting, book design, and scholarship include an Honorary Doctorate from the Russian - Armenian University, Fulbright Fellowship, National Endowment for the Arts, Ford Foundation Fellowship, Pollock-Krasner Award in Painting, New York State Council on the Arts, and a New York Foundation for the Arts grant. Dr. Frank was Assistant Professor of English Literature at UC Berkeley where she co-designed and created the first interdisciplinary major “Literature and the Visual Arts”; she was guest Associate Professor at Barnard College and Rutgers University, visiting professor at School of Visual Arts and Tyler School of Art.

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Board Members

Val Koutmina, Steve Dickman, Patricia Miranda, Andrew Finch-Craver