b. Evanston, IL
Eleanna Anagnos is a New York-based artist and curator. She has exhibited her work nationally and internationally and was included in this year's BRIC Biennial in Brooklyn, NY. Anagnos is currently the 2018-2019 Grant Wood Fellow in Painting. Other awards include: The Rauschenberg Foundation Residency (2019), Yaddo (2017), BAU Institute (2016, The Anderson Ranch (2011), The Atlantic Center for the Arts (2009), and The Joan Mitchell Foundation (2011, 2009). Her work has been featured in The New York Times, Hyperallergic, Artsy, and Artnet, among others. Anagnos has been a Co-Director at Ortega y Gasset Projects, an artist-run gallery and curatorial collective located in Brooklyn, NY, since 2014. Her curatorial projects have been featured in the New York Times, Art in America, and the New York Observer. She earned her MFA in Painting from the Tyler School of Art (2005) and a BA with honors and distinction from Kenyon College with a concentration in Women’s and Gender Studies (2002).