Salute to Summer, 30x40 acrylic, has been selected to remain
in the Force By Design main hall due to popularity by the various design companies and their visitors. Force
By Design is a suite of offices on the 6th floor of the East Lansing Marriot Hotel.
As of the end of February, the Joel F Ellis billboard painting
of Bold Beach is still shining in the sun on I-69 one mile west of the Owosso/Perry exit. The
selection for this billboard through a partnership with the Arts Council of Greater Lansing and Adams
Outdoor Advertising is one of six selections to promote the rich arts cultural environment of mid-Michigan.
View, 30x40, is one of the newest works by Joel F Ellis. A popular design, Third Coast View, is inspired
by the magnificent Great Lakes dune lined coast.
Acknowledging the Muse
East Lansing's Technology Inovation Center
presents a theme for quarterly exhibitions. The Spring 2015 show features Muse. For Joel Ellis, the powerful
voice of ever changing Great Lakes dunes are a significant Muse in his work of artistic expression. The show
on the second floor of the center, 325 E. Grand River (the old Barnes and Noble building) will display visions of the Muse
for several artists through May 17, 2015. A reception for the work, Sunday March 8, includes refreshments and music by
artists Maureen Ryan and John Kronenburg, 1-3 pm. Regular office hours for the gallery are Monday - Friday 8am to 5 pm. Thanks
to curator, Kelly Boyle.
If you are interested in work presented on this website or to view a portfolio of Joel Ellis Art, please
contact Joel, at any of the contact numbers listed on each page of the website.
For insights and contemplation about art, check the Joel Ellis art blog titled The Artist's Way: http://joelfellisart.blogspot.com .