Ellen A Cook

Painting and Sculpture


Pusch ridge with Snow
Pusch Ridge witih Snow © 9"x12" watercolor

Ellen A. Cook


Born:                        Tucson, Arizona


Education:                University of Arizona, B.F.A. (summa cum laude and honors), December 2017


Teaching:                  Watercolor, The Fountains, Tucson, AZ



Solo Shows:               2017-2018       Black Figures, Lionel Rombach Gallery, University

                                                            of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Group Shows:           2020                ON THE DESERT: The Discovery and Invention

                                                            Of Color, Tohono Chul, Tucson, AZ

                                    2019                South Wind Gallery, Topeka, KS

                                    2018                South Wind Gallery, Topeka, KS

2017                Student Show, Steinfeld Warehouse, Tucson, AZ

Student Show, Lionel Rombach Gallery, Tucson, AZ

2016                Student Show, Summer,Orvieto, Italy,

                                    2015                Small Paintings, Davis Dominguez Gallery,

                                                            Tucson, AZ

                                                            Pima Community College Student  Juried                 

                                                            Exhibition, Louis Bernal Gallery, Tucson, AZ

                                                            Pima Community College Student Juried

                                                            Exhibition, Tucson International Airport,

                                                            Tucson, AZ

                                    2014                Tucson Festival of Sculpture 2014, Tucson, AZ

                                    2013                Horse Country: Horses in the Southwest, Tohono Chul, Tucson, AZ

                                    2011                Kansas Flinthills, Eskridge, Kansas

2010                Family Ties, Tohono Chul, Tucson, AZ

2007                Homage to the Flint Hills, Eskridge, Kansas


Private Collections:                           Indian on Horseback Hunting Buffalo

                                                            White Buffalo

                                                            Bright Star, bronze (2)

                                                            Van Gogh, bronze





                                                            2012 Barn Mural, Tucson, Arizona

                                                            2013 Carlotta's Mexican Restaurant, Catalina, Az.

                                                            Private Collections


Murals:                                              Private Barn, Tucson, Az.

                                                            Carlotas Mexican Restaurant, Catalina, Az.


Articles:                     2017                Visions of Etruria, Honors Thesis, Ellen A. Cook

                                                            University of Arizona Honors College, Tucson, Az

2009                A Family of Artists, tucsoncitizen.com


Books:                        2012                Miracle Maxx, JP Ranch, co-authored and    

                                                            Illustrated, English, Spanish and German, amazon.com

2011                Miracle Maxx, JP Ranch, co-authored and                 

                                                            Illustrated, English, amazon.com



& Opportunity          2017                B.F.A., Summa Cum Laude and Honors, University

                                                            of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona

2016                Golden Key Honor Society, University of


                        University of Arizona, Study Abroad Program,

                                                            Orvieto, Italy, Summer. Joseph & Mary Casioppo Foundation Grant.

                                    2015                Honors College, University of Arizona,

                                                            Tucson, Az.

                                                            Graduation Highest Honors-Pima Community College-May 2015

                                                            Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship to University of Arizona , Tucson, Az.

                                    2013                Phi Theta Kappa

                                                            USDF Youth Art Contest, 16-21 Year Olds,

                                                            First Place Tucson Dressage Club, Science Meets Art: the Biomechanics  of Classical Dressage

                                    2010                Intelligence Analysis Critical Thinking course,

                                                            Battele Memorial Institute, Fort Huachuca, AZ



                                                       Symposium, advertisement design for magazines and t-shirts

                                    2010                Intelligence Analysis Critical Thinking course,

                                                            Battele Memorial Institute, Fort Huachuca, AZ


             Gallery:  South Wind Gallery, Topeka, Ks

         Paloma Sarnoff Art Gallery, Tucson, Az