Elise joined Western Avenue Studios to assist in their administrative operations and functions this year.
Elise is a nearly lifelong resident of the New England area. Her studies were focused in marketing and advertising- with additional attention to; humanities, sociology, and art history. She is a published copywriter, with vast experience in many types of advertisement writing She also has communications and public relations experience in several volunteer and career capacities.
Elise spent her early career traveling and then residing in Sydney, Australia. She later moved back to New England to teach art to early elementary students in the Greater Boston area, and ultimately moved to downtown Lowell in 2021.
Elise plans to help create a more equitable and accessible world; within the arts and far beyond. She enjoys participating in and being active in her local community. Becoming an active participant in the Lowell arts community is an important milestone for Elise in her life here.
Boston Art Review Reports on Artist Live-Work Space in Boston
The spring/summer 2022 edition of the Boston Art Review is out, and it includes a fantastic feature by Anita Morson-Matra, “Real Talk," that focuses on the state of live-work spaces for artists in Boston. Anita…
Preserving 350 Artist Spaces in Lowell
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Available Grants from Massachusetts Growth Capital Corporation
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