Philidelphia, PA – Ephraim is a visual artist living and working in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is a faculty member in the Department Art and Art History at Drexel University and exhibits his work nationally and internationally. Exhibit venues have included: Vertex List, Brooklyn, NY; The Greestone Gallery, Lincoln University, United Kingdom; The Fleisher Art Memorial, Moore College of Art and Design, and St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia; King County Art Gallery, Consolidated Works Contemporary Art Center, and James Harris Gallery in Seattle, WA; Tacoma Art Museum in Tacoma, WA; and The District of Columbia Arts Center and Arlington Arts Center in Washington D.C. His work has been reviewed in The Washington Post, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Weekly, The Seattle Times, Seattle Post Intelligencer, and Seattle Weekly among others. Russell has taught at Cornish College of the Arts in Seattle, WA and at Syracuse University in Syracuse, NY. His professional experience also includes a position as the director for Foster White Gallery in Kirkland, WA and a directorial position at the Leonard Pearlstein Gallery in Philadelphia, PA. Russell received A Philadelphia Council on the Arts Individual Fellowship for Sculpture/Installation in 2006 and holds a Master of Fine Arts degree in Sculpture from Tyler School of Art, Temple University and a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Sculpture from Virginia Commonwealth University. His next scheduled solo exhibition will be held at the Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts in Wilmington, DE in 2011.