February 19, 2016
Ellen was interviewed yesterday, along with Kristina Newman-Scott, Connecticut's director of culture, on WNPR's Where We Live with John Dankosky. Ellen's segment, which starts at approximately 15:00, is part of a longer interview on the state of the arts in Connecticut.
February 4, 2016
A $1.4 million boost. Ellen Griesedieck is all smiles as she addresses supporters Wednesday after The American Mural Project recieved a $1.4 million challange grant from the state. See the entire article here.
The Register Citizen
October 18, 2015
Folks got a glimpse of the American Mural Project Sunday when they attended an open house at Whiting Mills. Click here to view more photos and to read the rest of this article.
Hartford Business Journal
July 6, 2015
Winsted's the American Mural Project received a $50,000 pledge from the Draper Foundation Fund. The pledge will be applied toward AMP's capital campaign to renovate its mill building and open its arts center to the public. The state has also pledged $1 million to support the project.
Litchfield County Times
September 4, 2014
The behemoth is a creative work years in the making: the American Mural Project. Its construction is being spearheaded by Ellen Griesedieck, founder and lead artist of the project. Click here to read the full article.
July 22, 2014
While exploring Connecticut's Route 44, Dan Haar (Hartford Courant) stopped at the AMP mill to meet Ellen and discuss the mural. On this "Quest Along Our Historic Highway", Dan is exploring commerce, economics, wealth and poverty for The Hartford Courant. Click here to watch video of Ellen describing the project. Click here to follow Dan's trip.
Huffington Post Good News
July 19, 2011
HuffPost Greatest Person Of The Day: Ellen Griesedieck Emphasizes Arts Education With Mural Project. Click here to read the full article by HuffPost's Curtis M. Wong.