Paula Elliott
Paula Elliott lives and works in
New York City.
photo by


  • Denise Bibro Fine Art, New York NY, Mar 15 - Apr 28, 2018
  • Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Oct 2018

Solo Exhibitions

  • Catskill Art Society, CAS Arts Center, Livingston Manor, NY Jan-Feb 2017
    National Arts Club Fourth Annual Drawing Invitational, NY Jan-Mar 2017
  •    Three Solos, curated by Ally Anderson, Nancy Princenthal, and Patterson Sims
  • Austin Artworks Festival, Feature Artist, Austin, MN, August, 2015
  • 4610 Center Blvd, LIC, NY, Settings, May, 2014
  • Ben Shahn Galleries, William Patterson University, Wayne, NJ, March 1998
  • Korn Gallery, Drew University, Madison, NJ   April, 1991
  • 55 Mercer Gallery, New York, NY   April 1985
  • Foundry Gallery, Washington D. C.   March 1985
  • Foundry Gallery, Washington D. C.  September 1982
  • Dorsky Gallery, New York, NY October, 1980
  • Billiard Room Gallery, Cambridge, MA   April, 1980
  • Haas Gallery, Bloomsburg State College, Bloomsburg, PA   May 1976
  • Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA  1975
  • Marine Midland Gallery, Syracuse, NY  1975
  • Wells College, Aurora, NY   1975
  • Sibley Gallery, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY  1975

Group Exhibitions

  • Denise Bibro Fine Art, Art from the Boros V, New York, NY, Dec 2017-Jan 2018
    Pandaemonium, Group Show, 43-01 21st St. LIC, NY, May 2017
       Curated by Seth Larson and Abby Enstminger, Flux Factory
    National Arts Club Fourth Annual Drawing Invitational, NY Jan-Mar 2017
    The Local NYC, LIC, NY May-July, 2016
    Lesley Heller Workspace, Holiday Salon, New York, NY, December 2015
    Gold Coast Art Center, Abstract Architecture, Great Neck, NY, Sept, 2015
    The Factory, Shangri-La in LIC, LIC, NY, May 2015
    Jeffrey Leder Gallery, Works on Paper III, LIC, NY June 2014
    Denise Bibro Fine Art, Art From The Boros II, New York, NY June 2014
    Eleven11 Lofts Gallery, LIC, NY, May 2012
    Islip Art Museum, Couples, East Islip, NY Spring, 2008
    National tour, Port Authority of NY/NJ, Unity Canvas, New York, NY, May, 2006
    Islip Art Museum, Line Dancing, East Islip, NY Spring, 2003
    Williamsburg Art & Historical Center, Unity Canvas, Brooklyn, NY, Sept, 2002
    Nanjing College of Art Museum, Nanjing China, November, 1997
    AIR Gallery, New York, NY, October 1997
    Galeria De Arte Plastica Contemporanea, Guatemala City, Guatemala. 1996
    Iowa Arts Council Traveling Exhibition, Born in Iowa, 1988
    Percival Gallery, Des Moines, IA    August, 1987
    T. W. Wood Gallery, Vermont College, Montpelier, VT   March 1987
    P.S. 122 Gallery, New York, NY   July, 1985
    Semaphore East Gallery, New York, NY, July 1985
    Foundry Gallery, Washington D. C., December, 1982
    Hayden Gallery, MIT, Cambridge, MA, September 1981
    Art Latitude Gallery, The Image Transformed, New York, NY, November 1980
    Art Latitude Gallery, Five Young Painters, New York, NY, September, 1980
    Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Ithaca, NY, July 1978
    Neill Gallery, New York, NY, June 1977
    Arena 75, National Exhibition, Binghamton, NY, 1975
    Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D. C., 1975
    Images on Paper, National Exhibition, Springfield Art Association, Springfield, IL  1974

Selected Collections

  • Hoffman-La Roche Inc., NJ
    IBM Corporation, Sterling Forest, NY
    Citibank, L. A.  Los Angeles, CA
    Zale Corporation, Irving, TX
    IBM Corporation, New York, NY
    Chase Bank, New York, NY
    Continental Group, Hartford, CT
    National Bank of Waterloo, IA
    Best Products, Inc., Richmond, VA
    Richard Gaba & Associates, Garden City, NY
    University of Central Florida, Orlando FL
    Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, NY
    Andersen Gallery, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA
    Haas Gallery, Bloomsburg State College, Bloomsburg, PA


  • M.F.A in Painting, College of Art and Architecture, Cornell University, Ithaca NY 1975
  • B. S. in Fine Arts, University of Wisconsin-Stout, Menomonie, WI, 1972
  • Additional Studies:
    • London, England 1972-73
    • University of the Americas, Mexico D. F. Mexico 1968

Grants and Fellowships

  • Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Fellow in Painting, Summers, 1994, 1992, 1991
  • Ragdale Foundation, Lake Forest, IL, Fellow in Painting, Summer 1993
  • Noyes Fellow, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 1975