Ellen Greene

Ellen Greene

Ellen Greene is a very talented American artist from Chicago. Her recent work has focused on vintage women’s gloves painted with reworked traditional western tattoo motifs and the visual tension between these two symbols. She said: “The gloves are symbols of a historical set of “ladylike” behavior that included modesty, purity and submissive attitudes.The tattoos in contrast speak a language of masculine behaviors.Traditional western tattoo narrative developed through sailor, and later, ...

Ellen Greene is a very talented American artist from Chicago. Her recent work has focused on vintage women’s gloves painted with reworked traditional western tattoo motifs and the visual tension between these two symbols. She said: “The gloves are symbols of a historical set of “ladylike” behavior that included modesty, purity and submissive attitudes.The tattoos in contrast speak a language of masculine behaviors.Traditional western tattoo narrative developed through sailor, and later, ...

Bravo! Little Shop of Horrors stars Ellen Greene and Jake Gyllenhaal take a bow.

Bravo! Little Shop of Horrors stars Ellen Greene and Jake Gyllenhaal take a bow.

Ellen Greene in Little Shop of Horrors (1986)

Ellen Greene in Little Shop of Horrors (1986)

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