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Ellen Wilt in Conversation

Ellen Wilt, <em>Bridge with Toll Booth</em> from the <em>Bridges</em> series, 1995. Water Media, 21” x 51”. Courtesy of Barbara Bach.
Ellen Wilt, Bridge with Toll Booth from the Bridges series, 1995. Water Media, 21” x 51”. Courtesy of Barbara Bach. 

Saturday, June 9, 2018
2:00 – 3:00 pm


In-person Event

Stamps Gallery
201 South Division Street
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104


Lecture / Discussion
Open to the public
Free of charge

Curated by Srimoyee Mitra with the assistance of James Barker and Jennifer Junkermeier, Materials On Hand: The Art of Ellen Wilt is a retrospective exhibition that pays homage to and celebrates fifty years of Ellen Wilt’s expansive art practice. In this conversation with the artist, visitors will have the opportunity to learn more about Ellen’s life, work, and process through interactions with the artist and her daughter, artist Robin Wilt. Refreshments will be served.

About Ellen Wilt

Born and raised in Pittsburgh, Wilt has lived and worked in Ann Arbor since 1949 and completed two degrees (BFA, 69 and MA, 70) at the University of Michigan. She is an important figure in Ann Arbor’s art community, who has consistently worked at fostering a vibrant arts community as an artist and educator in the Academy and beyond.