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Ella Hepner

  • born 1996 July 10

  • based part time Pittsburgh, PA, part time La Habana, Cuba

Teaching

  • Instructor in Spanish Immersion (August-December 2018), La Escuelita Arcoiris, Pittsburgh, PA

  • Teacher's Assistant, Drawing and Painting (July- August 2017), Pre-College at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA

  • English Instructor (October-November 2016), La Habana, Cuba

Education

  • 2018: Carnegie Mellon University B.H.A. (Bachelor of Humanities and Arts) Global Studies, Hispanic Studies, and Painting

  • 2016 Fall: University of La Havana

  • 2012, 2013 Summer: School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Awards/Grants

  • 2018 Phi Sigma Iota- Carnegie Mellon University

  • 2017 Phi Beta Kappa Early Initiate- Carnegie Mellon University

  • 2017 Student Undergraduate Research Grant- Carnegie Mellon University

  • 2017 Summer Undergraduate Research Fund- Carnegie Mellon University

  • 2017 BXA Small Grant- Carnegie Mellon University

  • 2015, 2016, 2017 Dean's List- Carnegie Mellon University

  • 2012, 2013 Early College Program Merit Scholarship- School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Exhibitions/Publications

  • 2019 In Between Trips to the Bathroom, Late Space, Pittsburgh, PA

  • 2018 Cover Art for Community Literacy Journal, Issue 13.1, Fall: Special Issue on Community Listening

  • 2018 Dot Gov: CMU Senior Group Show, Miller Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

  • 2018 The line goes on and on, Frame Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

  • 2017 90: Impressions of Cuba, Frame Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA