Painter Ellen Dieter


Into the Blue - 42"x60" - mixed media on canvas - Inspired by the canyon across from my studio. This painting started out as a representational, more realistic work, and once I had the information in place, I quickly added shapes and lines, marks and imagination to create this wonderful explosion of senses.
Into the Blue - 42"x60" - mixed media on canvas - Inspired by the canyon across from my studio. This painting started out as a representational, more realistic work, and once I had the information in place, I quickly added shapes and lines, marks and imagination to create this wonderful explosion of senses.

Ellen Dieter has painted, been an artist, created her whole life. Dieter grew up in Cleveland, Ohio and then moved around from city to city. She lived in Paris for a decade  - exploring Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia, eventually settling back in the US, in San Diego, CA.


13 years ago, she started splitting her time between SD and Honolulu, painting her way through life. Dieter has exhibited her work extensively, earned numerous awards, has had Museum shows and is now represented by multiple galleries including Adelman Fine Art Gallery in San Diego, CA and Cedar Street Galleries in Honolulu, HI


Dieter's art reflects her outer surroundings as well as her inner landscapes.

With a constant quest for expression, she tries new ways of painting and taking risk.

Ellen's work is constantly growing and evolving. Her organic compositions capture the ephemeral vitality of modern life.