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photography professor

Ellen Land-Weber, American photography professor. Named Humboldt State University Scholar of Year, 2004-2005; National Endowment for Arts fellow, 1974, 79, 82; Artist's support grantee Unicolor Corporation, 1982, Polaroid 20X24 Artist's support grantee, 1990, 91, 93, 94; Fulbright senior fellow, 1993-1994. Member Society for Photograph Education (executive board 1979-1982, treasurer 1979-1981, secretary 1981-1983).

Background

Land-Weber, Ellen was born on March 16, 1943 in Rochester, New York, United States. Daughter of David and Florence Epstein.

Education

Bachelor, University Iowa, 1965. Master of Fine Arts, University Iowa, 1968.

Career

Faculty member, University of California at Los Angeles Extension, 1970-1974;faculty member, Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa, California, 1973;faculty member, U. Nebraska, Lincoln, 1974;assistant professor photography, Humboldt State University, Arcata, California, 1974-1979;associate professor, Humboldt State University, Arcata, California, 1979-1983;professor, Humboldt State University, Arcata, California, since 1983. Photographer Seagram's Bicentennial Courthouse Project, 1976-1977, National.Trust for History Preservation/Society Photographic Education, 1987.

Works

Membership

Member Society for Photographic Education (Executive Board 1979-1982, treasurer 1979-1981, secretary 1981-1983).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: weaving.

Connections

1 child, Julia.

father:
David Epstein

mother:
Florence Epstein

child:
Julia Land-Weber