Ella Desmond

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Ella Desmond received an MFA in Printmaking from Pratt Institute in 2017, BFA in Printmaking from Louisiana State University in 2013. Desmond was an artist in residence at the Artist-in-Residence Program in Carrizozo, New Mexico and at the Vermont Studio Center in 2019. Her interdisciplinary studio practice spans a range of printmaking mediums including lithography, relief, letterpress, screen print, and papermaking as well as performance and poetry. Desmond has been a faculty member at the Parsons School of Design since 2019 where she teaches courses in printmaking and book arts. She is currently working on a series of prints exploring the intersection between tragedy, comedy and the service industry. Desmond lives and works in Brooklyn and Newburgh, NY.


Intro to Mixed Media Lithography

Over the course of five days, this workshop will explore the basic principles of lithography printmaking using polyester “pronto” plates (known for their speed and versatility.) We will combine a […]

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