Elizabeth Claire Rose earned her BA cum laude in Fine Art with a minor in Wilderness Studies from the University of Montana. Rose has researched and created many series of artworks which explore landscape, migration, ecology, and place. She uses traditional methods of printmaking and photographic processes to create works on paper, illustrations, installations, and public art.

Rose's work was selected for publication in 25 Under 25: Up and Coming American Photographers Vol. 2, published by powerHouse Books and the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University. She is a recipient of artist residencies with the Parks Canada, Alberta Printmakers' Society in Alberta, Canada, Sedona Summer Colony, Sedona, AZ, Penland School of Crafts in North Carolina (2), and Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness Foundation, Red Lodge, MT.

Rose has received many awards for drawing, painting, printmaking, and photography including Scholastic National Art Silver Award for photography portfolio and the National American Vision Award (2). Her work is in many collections and has been exhibited across the United States, Canada, Czech Republic and Bulgaria.

Elizabeth Claire Rose's Pittsburgh studio.

Elizabeth Claire Rose's Pittsburgh studio.

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