Bachelor of Fine Art  University of MN 1995, Minneapolis MN


60 North Main Street
Kent, CT 06757 USA


540 Ramona Street

Palo Alto, CA 94301



232 E 59th St.
New York, NY 10022 USA
99 rue des Rosiers
93400 Saint-Ouen Paris
+33(0)1 40 10 91 81


2024   Lingua Franca Solo Exhibition Pamela Walsh Gallery Palo Alto, CA  April 6- May 11 

2022   Introduction New Work Solo Pamela Walsh Gallery Palo Alto CA March 26- May 3
2021   A Painted Language New Work solo, Burnet Gallery Wayzata, MN July 24- Sept. 4
2016   New Work two person exhibition with Ann Ledy, CIRCA Gallery, MPLS
2013   State of Flux two person w/Stephen Taucher CIRCA Gallery,MPLS,MN 
2012   Two person exhibit New Work with Maren Kloppmann CIRCA Gallery, MPLS, MN
2009   Geometry as Image, solo THOMAS MASTERS GALLERY, Chicago,ll
           Geometry as Image, solo CIRCA GALLERY, Minneapolis, MN
2007   New Work solo, CIRCA Gallery, Minneapolis, MN.
2005   Urban Scape solo 321 Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
2003   Two person exhibition, Flatland Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
2002   New Work, JUNGLE THEATER  solo Minneapolis, MN
           Recent Work,OPENING NIGHT GALLERY solo, MPLS, MN
1997   Stay Clear, Two person w/ Ronald Dahl TABLE OF CONTENTS,
           St.  Paul, MN

2024  San Francisco Art Fair  Fort Mason Center SF April 25-28

2023  ABSTRACT Group Exhibition Minnetonka Center for the Arts April 13- May 12 Orono, MN

          Group Spring Collection Pamela Walsh Gallery, March 28-  April Palo Alto, CA


2022  Winter Exhibition Burnet Fine Art & Advisory group show January 29th through March 26

          Wayzata, MN

          Summer Collection Pamela Walsh Gallery July 6- August 31st Palo Alto, CA

          Salon| ART+Design Boccara  November 10-14 Park Avenue Armory NYC

2020  The Palm Beach Show, Boccara Gallery Paris New Collection of artistic
           rugs February 13-18 2020 Palm Beach Florida
           Exploring Abstraction  February 6-28th 2020
           Concordia University St. Paul, MN Curated by Luke Erickson
2019   ABSTRACT Exhibit MTCFA April 12-May 9th 2019 Wayzata, MN
           Art4Shelter A benefit for Simpson Housing,  Minneapolis, May 15, 2019
           Faculty Exhibit MCFTA Wayzata, MN Sept 3-27 2019

2018   Holiday Exhibit at Minnetonka Center for the Arts Nov.9-Dec. 22
           Wayzata, MN
           CIRCA Gallery SUMMER SALON June 16- July 28  MPLS, MN
           Art4Shelter 2018 Minneapolis Institute of Art, MPLS MN May 9
           bold boho CIRCA gallery January 20-March 3 2018 Minneapolis, MN
           CIRCA Gallery WINTER SALON Decemer 2-January 13 2018 MPLS

2017   Twisted Tryst: CIRCA + OMFORME February11-March 25 MPLS, MN 
           ARTGAZE Free Arts Minnesota Benefit Nicollet Island Pavillion,April 27
           Summer Salon, CIRCA Gallery May 20-Aug 19 MPLS, MN
           City of Minneapolis Convention Center June 1-Dec. 31 MPLS. MN
           Faculty Show MTCFA Aug.21-Sept.21Wayzata, MN
           Abstract Exhibit MTCFA Sept.29-October 26 Wayzata, MN

2016   CIRCA + NEU, CIRCA Gallery Aug. 27-OCT. 8 MPLS, MN
           Summer Salon, CIRCA Gallery July 2-Aug 20 MPLS, MN
           Faculty Exhibit, MTCFA  Aug. 19- Sept.22 Wayzata, MN
           Winter Salon, CIRCA Gallery Dec. 23, 2016-Feb 4 2017 MPLS, MN

2015   25th Anniversary Winter Salon, CIRCA Gallery, MPLS, MN
           Art4Shelter BURNET GALLERY AT CHAMBERS, Minneapolis,MN
           OMFORME +CIRCA, CIRCA Galllery, June 6- July 11 MPLS, MN
           Faculty Show, MCFTA, Wayzata, MN August 20- Sept. 24
           Winter Salon, CIRCA Gallery Minneapolis,MN

2014   Summer Salon,CIRCA Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
           Faculty Show, MINNETONKA CENTER FOR THE ARTS, Wayzata, MN
           Forage+ CIRCA Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
           Art4Shelter, BURNET GALLERY AT CHAMBERS, Minneapolis,MN

2013   Art4Shelter, BURNET GALLERY AT CHAMBERS, Minneapolis,MN
           Summer Salon,CIRCA Gallery, Minneapolis,MN
           Faculty show, MINNETONKA CENTER FOR THE ARTS, Wayzata, MN
           Small Works Show, CIRCA Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2012   Art4Shelter, benefit, BURNET GALLERY AT CHAMBERS, MPLS, MN           
           Faculty Show, MINNETONKA CENTER FOR THE ARTS,Wayzata, MN
           Summer Salon,CIRCA Gallery, Minneapolis MN
           Summer Salon, THOMAS MASTERS GALLERY,Chicago, IL

2011    Faculty show, MINNETONKA CENTER FOR THE ARTS  Wayzata,MN
            Summer Salon,CIRCA GALLERY, Minneapolis, MN.
            Art4Shelter benefit, CIRCA GALLERY Minneapolis, MN. 

2010    Winter Salon,THOMAS MASTERS GALLERY, Chicago, IL
            Art Incognito, FREE ARTS MINNESOTA Benefit, Minneapolis, MN
            Faculty show, MINNETONKA CENTER FOR THE ARTS, Wayzata,MN
            Foot in the Door, MINNEAPOLIS INSTITUTE OF ARTS, Minneapolis,

2009   Summer Salon,THOMAS MASTERS GALLERY, Chicago, IL
           Summer Salon, CIRCA GALLERY, Minneapolis, MN
           Faculty Show, MINNETONKA CENTER FOR THE ARTS, Wayzata, MN

2008   Summer Salon,CIRCA GALLERY, Minneapolis, MN
           Faculty Show, MINNETONKA CENTER FOR THE ARTS, Wayzata, MN
           Winter Salon,CIRCA GALLERY, Minneapolis, MN

2007   Faculty Show,MINNETONKA CENTER FOR THE ARTS, Wayzata, MN
           Summer Salon,CIRCA GALLERY, Minneapolis, MN           

2006   Faculty Show,MINNETONKA CENTER FOR THE ARTS, Wayzata, MN
           SOAP FACTORY  Fundraiser Minneapolis, MN
           Arts Faculty Exchange Exhibition, MCAD GALLERY, Minneapolis, MN.
           MINNETONKA CENTER FOR THE ARTS  group show, Wayzata, MN.

           Lyndale Ave. Minneapolis, MN



Raymond James

Bentson Foundation



Boston Scientfic

Phillips Beverage Company

TPG Credit

Weston Hotel

Lindquist and Vennum PLLP

City Desk Studio AIA

Midland Country Club

Adler Law

Applied Policy Research Inc.


Best and Flanagan LLP


Northmarq Minneapolis, MN

Andrew Flescher ASID Minneapolis, MN

Weston Hotel  Indianapolis, IN

Engler Studio ASID Minneapolis, MN


2023    Juror, Curator, MCFTA Abstract Exhibit and Curators Talk April 15, 2023

2019    Juror, Curator MCFTA Abstract Exhibit and Curators talk April 27th, 2019

2017    Juror, Curator  MCFTA Abstract Exhibit w/ Curators talk
            October 14, 2017
2015    Juror and Curator for MCFTA Abstract in Action exhibition
            Curators talk/ Abstraction in Action MCFTA May 2, 2015

2015    Visual Arts Subcommittee for the Airport Foundation MSP

2013    Juror for Sister Kenny Rehabilitation Institute's international art show     
            for artists with disabilities. Sister Kenny Institute, Minneapolis, MN

2009    Visiting artist panal speaker University of Minnesota Department of Art
            Minneapolis, MN. 

2006    Woman/Art a juried collection of woman artists from

1990    Warm Gallery Artist grant Rose Fete Minneapolis Institute of 
            Arts. Minneapolis, MN

Mpls St Paul Magazine Where to discover LOCAL ART Art Lovers Issue Inside the Gallery Scene exhibition on display at Burnet Fine Art and Advisory pg 66 November 2022

Review: Uniting Home and Art  Salon|Art+Design blurs old boundries Art Review NYTIMES Boccara tapestries Friday, November 11 2022

San Francisco Art Dealers Association Newsletter Exhibitions and Events Ellen Richman's solo exhibit at Pamela Walsh Gallery April 2022

The Sun Sailor, A Painted Language at Burnet review by Jason Jenkins, July 27, 2021

How They See, feature Interview with Piotr Jastrzebrski Warsaw, Poland Sept 12, 2020

Incollect Boccara Gallery Debuts Limited Edition Abstract Art Rugs At The Palm Beach Show BOCCARA By Marianne Litty February 2020

Masterpiece Magazine, Lup Media, Istanbul, Turkey Interview w/ Ellen Richman pgs 26-31 December 2019

House Beautiful  Interior Design, Andrew Flesher, Photography Paul Raeside,Producer Doretta Sperduto Pages 8, 78, 79 December 2018

The Journal CIRCA Galllery "Untitled 16" Image Ellen Richman by Eric Best, Minneapolis, August 1, 2018

Visuallly Speaking Minnetonka Center for the Arts "Artist Spotlight", Sara Scully Spring 2017

Minneapolis Star Tribune "Seeworthy", Mary Abbe, January 1, 2016

Wayzata Sun-Sailor  Arts and Entertainment
Faculty Show Review, Jason Jenkins August 25, 2016

Minnesota Monthly 5 Questions Interview with Abstract Artist Ellen Richman
by Laurn Bettenga July 2015

Minneapolis Star Tribune "Abstraction blooms anew" Art Review, Mary Abbe MTCFA spotlights May 1, 2015

Wayzata Sun-Sailor "Abstraction in Action" exhibit MCFTA April 30, 2015

Minneapolis Star Tribune "Made by Hand, Art at Three Galleries", Mary Abbe Star Tribune Minneapolis, March 20, 2015

Minneapolis CityPages  CIRCA Galllery Winter Salon" Ellen Richman's abstractions investigate geometry and its role in pattern, place and space.", Camile LeFevre January  2015

Tiger Oak Media Plymouth Magazine Abstract Connection, Shannon Schwartz p. 23 Vol. 11 NOV. 2014

Open Studio Press, Volume 26 Studio Visit, a juried exhibition in print p. 153 July 2014

Minneapolis Star Tribune " Three Minneapolis Galleries "Illusion of depth in Perimeter", Mary Abbe, Thurs. May 1, 2014 twin cites ART Juxtaposed, abstraction at CIRCA, Mary Abbe 5-01 thru 5-7, 2014

Art Bite "Hot Pink" a visual taste for your inspiration crave Published May 4, 2014 by Lorraine Glessner

Minneapolis CityPages "Art Picks" Voices/Places Recommended, Gallery A List Preview Camile LeFevre, November, 2013

Le'Toile   Ellen Richman’s large-scale oil paintings, State of Flux November, 2013

Lake Minnetonka Magazine "finding new purpose", pgs. 20-22 Dec. 2012, Schwartz

Minneapolis Star Tribune ART SPOTLIGHT "Constructions in Concert" E16  March 16, 2012  Maren Kloppman and Ellen Richman, Mason Riddle

Local Artist Interview March 2012

Tonka Times Magazine "Prelude to an Opening"  by Kristen Lowe pages. 16-19 March 2012

Art In America  Galleries Museums and Artists  August 2002, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011

CityPages, Minneapolis May 2009  Gallery2go slideshow

Marq Magazine Shen,Linday “Art For The Soul” Living with Art p. 18 January 21, 2007

Minneapolis Star Tribune Yeager, Kim  “ Whats New “ Wednesday February 27 p.H3  Home and Garden 2007

METRO Magazine Dolezalek, Holly “Vibrant colors and abstract rigor make this Minneapolis artist’s work collectible brain and eye candy “  Twin Cities
Metropoitan  page 86  February   2007

DWELL  Britt Aaron , Project, Dean Residence , City Desk Studio Architects pages 174,179   October  2007

Midwest Home  Stevens, Alecia  “Apartment Atelier”  pp. 77 ,80 September  2007

METROPOLITAN Home Victoria, Susan Tyree “ Less is More” Andrew Flesher  “smalll spaces”  p.105 March 2007

House and Garden  Rothman, Sabine  Interior Design, Andrew Flesher  Page 136  April, 2006

Midwest Home  Stevens, Alecia “Accentuate Art” Pages 44,45  Minneapolis, MN  March 2006

Downtown Journal   Pratt, Anna  “Art Picks” Minneapolis, MN   P. 27 December 12, 2005

Minneapolis Star Tribune  Nelson, Connie  Home and Garden p. H10 Wednesday, October 27, 2004

The Rake   “Flatland Gallery” Robyn Robinson  Minneapolis, MN  February 2003

Cantos Cadre Magazine   Marju, Mark “ selections” pp. 13,14,15  Arts,  Style and Culture  Toronto, Canada   February 2003