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Eleanna Anagnos (b. Evanston, IL) is a New York-based artist and curator. The core of her research aims to foster new ways of seeing, thinking and being. She exhibits her work nationally and internationally. She has received awards from The Rauschenberg Foundation (2019); The Grant Wood Art Colony (2018); 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. Eleanna 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 (2019), Art in America (2017) and the New York Observer (2015) among others. 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). A profile discussing Eleanna's practice can be found here.