Dodd Graduate candidate in Painting and Drawing, Ellie Dent’s exhibition is a visual exploration of hypochondriac infatuations with illness as a means of confession, endurance, and remedy. Her work references sites of bodily trauma; the relationship between expressing pain and eliminating pain.
Ellie Dent (b. 1991) is a conceptual artist working in painting and sculpture. Dent was born in Baltimore, Maryland and received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in painting, drawing, and printmaking from Towson University in 2013. She is currently an MFA candidate in painting at the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia. Dent has exhibited work in various group and solo shows in Baltimore as well as exhibited with Satellite Projects during Art Basel Miami 2015.