23 Pine Street                     Studio: River Street Artists, Building 4
Belmont, MA. 02478           144 Moody Street Waltham, MA. 02453

email: esolari@mac.com 
website: ellensolari.com


Cambridge Art Association, Cambridge, MA. "Tradition: Reinvented", 2022.

Twiggs Gallery, Boscawen, NH. "WOOL: A Contemporary Fiber Exhibition", 2022.

Mosesian Center for the Arts, Watertown, MA. "Human/Nature", 2022.

National Basketry Organization, “Every 1”, Virtually Woven 2021 Conference, 2021.

Lexington Arts and Crafts Society, Lexington, MA. “The Chemistry of FiberLab: An Exploration of Textile Arts “, 2021.

Cambridge Art Association, Cambridge, MA.,”Broken Beauty”, 2020.

Davis Art Gallery, Worcester, MA.,”stitched: knot what it seams”, 2019.

Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, Massachusetts,“Context:Language, Media and Meaning from the Surface Design Association”, 2018-2019.

National Basketry Organization, Traveling Exhibition,"All Things Considered 9", 2017.

Towne Gallery, Wheelock College, Boston, Massachusetts, Two-Person Exhibition: Paintings by Miranda Updike and Sculptural Baskets by Ellen Solari, 2016.

Arsenal Center for the Arts, Watertown, Massachusetts, Surface Design Association, Ma/RI Chapter, Members Show:”Fiber in the Present Tense 2016”, 2016.

Kingston Gallery, Boston,Massachusetts, Solo Exhibition, “forest primeval”, 2016.

Workhouse Art Center, Lorton, Virginia  “Fiber National 2016”, 2016.

Chandler Gallery, Maud Morgan Art Center, Cambridge, Massachusetts “Images of Grief and Healing”, 2015.

Danforth Museum, Framingham, Massachusetts “Off The Wall”, 2015.

Studios Without Walls, Brookline, Massachusetts “Seen/Unseen”, 2015.

Arts Longmont, Longmont, Colorado “EcoCreations 6”, 2015.

Nave Gallery Annex, Somerville, Massachusetts “Vessels: An Exhibition of Fiber Art”, 2014. (Co-Curator).

Kingston Gallery of Art, Boston, Massachusetts “Free Association”, 2014.

Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, Massachusetts “A Community of Artists", 2012 -2014.

Art!Works, New Bedford, MA.“Fiber in the Present Tense, 2014.

Kennedy Heights Art Center, Cincinnati, Ohio “Vessels: All the Eye Can Hold”, 2013.

Nave Gallery, Somerville, Massachusetts “Threads Bared”, 2012.


Juror’s Choice Award, “Fiber in the Present Tense 2016”.


University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin. Certification in Art Education.

Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, Massachusetts. B.F.A.