Ellen Mueller

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Northern Iceland Excursion

by Ellen Mueller on June 18, 2013, no comments

On a recent trip around northern Iceland, I took a ton of photos that will be excellent inspiration material for projects! Day 1: We took a boat to Drangey Island, learned about Grettir’s Saga, hiked around, and ended the day at the Myvatn Nature Baths (good end to the day). Drangey Island – so many […]

Nes Artist Residency, ICELAND

by Ellen Mueller on June 7, 2013, no comments

Skagaströnd, Iceland I’m excited to be writing this post from Iceland, where I’m in the midst of an artist residency!  I’ll be here, Nes Artist Residency, through the end of July. View from the walking paths around Skagaströnd While I’m here I’ll be working on a series of drawings about melting glaciers, and continuing a series of […]

Puffin Foundation Grant!

by Ellen Mueller on May 20, 2013, 3 comments

I am excited to announce I have received a Puffin Foundation Grant to support an exhibition of my work! The exhibit will feature drawings from my forthcoming 2-month stay at NES Artist Residency in Skagaströnd, Iceland. Skagaströnd is a small village of 508 inhabitants in rural Iceland. The town is located in the Northwest of Iceland, about a […]

Practical Preparedness in Iceland Screening

by Ellen Mueller on February 4, 2013, no comments

Fun news! It looks like my video work will make it to Iceland before I do (I’ll be doing a 2-month residency at Nes Artist Residency in Skagaströnd, Iceland in June in July). In the meanwhile… A VIEW FROM THE OUTSIDE Curated by Eva Olsson & Jonas Nilsson (of artscreen.se) 7-10 February 2013 Nordic House […]