Ellen Frances is an American artist, creative director, and director. She is the founder of ORB Pictures, a production company based in New York City.
Her scope of work, ranging from print to video includes projects for: Atlantic Records/WMG, Fuse TV, VH1, Penguin Books, The New Pornographers, CREEP, Tao Lin, Trouble&Bass, Smuggler Films, Kimberly Ovitz, The International 3D Society, Ultra Records, Sub Pop Records, Erstwhile Records UK, Hardly Art Records and Republic Records. Her fine art/experimental videos have been shown at the DUMBO art crawl, Art Basel, Envoy Gallery, MoTA and Anthology Film Archives in NYC.
Recently, Ellen has sat on panels to discuss creativity, collaboration and art & commerce for SVA, NY Photo Fest and Maker Magazine. She has guest lectured in career courses at SVA. Her work has been featured on VICE, VH1, Complex Magazine, Creativity Magazine, Impose Magazine, Logo, Mtv, Stereogum, The Huffington Post, HTML Giant, NYLON, Interview Magazine and more.