THE MAPLE TERRACE ARTIST RESIDENCY PROGRAM
SESSION #1: ELISE THOMPSON
About the Artist:
It is with great honor that we introduce Elise Thompson as The Maple Terrace's first ever resident artist. Thompson lives and works in Tallahassee, FL. She received her MFA from Florida State University in 2016 where she has continued to teach as an Instructor of Record in Foundations. In 2016 she attended Vermont Studio Center in 2016 and recently completed a residency at Wassaic. Her work has been included in group exhibitions at Washington State University, The Museum of Fine Arts at Florida State, Boom Gallery, and Aqua Art Miami, among others and was recently featured in New American Paintings and Beat City. To learn more about Elise and her work, please visit her website.
NYC please welcome this incredible artist with open arms! Ms. Thompson will be in residence October 24 – December 5. During this time she will receive studio visits by the following Guests of Honor: Ina Babaeva, Jerry Blackman, Gaby Collins-Fernandez, Matthew Higgs, Ridley Howard, Tyler Lafreniere, Aliza Morell, Jacob Rhodes, Sara Maria Salamone, Jennifer Simmons, and Wendy White.