The Artist

Linda Ely was born in Washington, D.C. She attended Maryland University in College Park Maryland and holds a Bachelors Degree in Secondary Art Education. She is a recipient of numerous awards and honors and is a Fellow of The MacDowell Colony inPeterborough, New Hampshire.

 Linda's one person shows include:
    The Eastern Shore Arts Association, Fairhope, Alabama
    The Orchard Gallery, Bethesda, Maryland
    The Ratner Museum, Bethesda, Maryland

Linda’s work has been featured in many group shows, including:
    “New England in Contemporary American Art”, American Institute, Taipei, Taiwan
    Maryland Fine Arts National Juried Show, Annapolis, Maryland
    Invitational Show, Maryland Arts Place, Baltimore, Maryland
    Maine Center for the Arts, Rockport, Maine
    Farnsworth Museum, Rockland, Maine

Linda's work can be found in private and corporate collections including:
    Olga Hirshhorn
    Montgomery County Government, Rockville, Maryland
    Hughes Network Systems, Germantown, Maryland

Linda's commission work includes pieces for Eunice Shriver and Mel Gibson.