Brooklyn, NY
2012  New York Studio School, MFA
2009  Amherst College, BA
2008  Worcester College, Oxford

Nicelle Beauchene Gallery, New York, NY 
Howard's, Athens, GA
Works from the Louis-Dreyfus Family Collection, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK
Steven Harvey Fine Art Projects, New York, NY
Steven Harvey Fine Art Projects, New York, NY

Fred Reichman and Eleanor Ray, The Landing, Los Angeles, CA
Julian Bell and Eleanor Ray, Steven Harvey Fine Art Projects, New York, NY

Invincible Summer (curated by Felix Rothstein and Tom Anholt), Galerie Mikael Andersen, Copenhagen, Denmark
The Case Against Reality, Marinaro Gallery, New York, NY
A Half Note Familiar, C for Courtside, Knoxville, TN
Line and Verse (curated by Ridley Howard), Andréhn-Schiptjenko, Stockholm, Sweden
Contemporary On-Site, Douglas Degges, Mariah Dekkenga, Ann Pibal, Eleanor Ray and Nancy Shaver, Curated by the Fuel and Lumber Company, Atlanta Contemporary, Atlanta, GA
Talk to Me in Your Language, Lamart Offspace, Antwerp, Belgium
Frame Work (curated by Lauren Whearty), Ortega y Gasset Projects, Brooklyn, NY
106 Green Presents: Somewhere, Atlanta Contemporary, Atlanta, GA
For WLD: works from the William Louis-Dreyfus Foundation, Steven Harvey Fine Art Projects, New York, NY
Outside In, Steven Harvey Fine Art Projects, New York, NY
Landscapes Into Art, C. Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore, MD 
Cold Summer (curated by Peter Shear), The Provincial, Kaleva, MI
106 Green Presents, Brennan & Griffin, New York, NY
If Only Bella Abzug Were Here, Marc Straus, New York, NY
Feast of Planes (curated by John Lee), Andrews Gallery, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA
Not in One Day, Rothschild Fine Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
Exhibition of Work by Newly Elected Members and Recipients of Honors and Awards, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY
Invitational Exhibition of Visual Arts, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY
Beyond the Pale (curated by Sam McKinniss), Interstate Projects, Brooklyn
BRIC Biennial: Volume I, Downtown Edition, BRIC House, Brooklyn, NY
Cool and Dark (organized by Gwendolyn Zabicki), Comfort Station, Chicago, IL
Between Matter and Experience, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
On the Horizon (curated by Kellyann Monaghan), Adelphi University, Garden City, NY
Door/room/window, Steven Harvey Fine Art Projects, New York, NY
I-Hsuen Chen, Ryan Sarah Murphy, Eleanor Ray (curated by Leslie Kerby), 308 at 156 Project Artspace, New York, NY
A.I.R. Gallery's 10th Biennial (curated by Ingrid Schaffner), A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
MFA Thesis Exhibition, New York Studio School, New York, NY

Offshore Residency, Greece
Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts, Wyoming
Ucross Foundation, Wyoming              
Jentel Foundation, Wyoming
The Edward F. Albee Foundation, Montauk, NY
NYFA Fellowship in Painting
Royal Drawing School Fellowship, Dumfries House, Ayrshire, Scotland
The BAU Institute at the Camargo Foundation, Cassis, France
Purchase Award, American Academy of Arts and Letters
Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild, Woodstock, NY

Madeline Bates, Charles Harlan, Eleanor Ray, and Ree Morton in Athens, GA, Burnaway, September 2018
Noah Dillon, Review: Landscapes Into Art, Modern Painters, March 2017
John Yau, Why Give a Name to It?Hyperallergic, December 2016
Leah Ollman, Review: Painters Fred Reichman and Eleanor Ray, attuned to the humble beauty of the everyday, Los Angeles Times, May 2016
John Yau, Two Independent Spirits: Fred Reichman and Eleanor Ray, April 2016 (exhibition catalog)
Gwendolyn Zabicki, A Conversation with Eleanor Ray, FIGURE/GROUND, April 2016
John Yau, For the Love of Paint, Hyperallergic, December 2015
David Yezzi, Eleanor Ray at Steven Harvey, The New Criterion, December 2015
Xico Greenwald, Grand Tourists, The New York Sun, December 2015
David Cohen,  Artcritical Pick: Eleanor Ray at Steven Harvey Fine Art Projects, artcritical, November 2015
Nora Griffin, Eleanor Ray: Specific Spaces, November 2015 (exhibition catalog)
Feelings: Soft Art, Skira Rizzoli, New York, NY, November 2015
Ra Heeduk (나희덕), To Her. Yekyong Press, Seoul, 2015 (poetry book)
Sam McKinniss, Beyond the Pale, October 2014 (exhibition catalog)
Leslie Kerby, BRIC Biennial, Volume 1: Downtown Edition, September 2014 (exhibition catalog)
John Goodrich, The Power of Tiny Paintings, Hyperallergic, April 2014
Xico Greenwald, Serious Schooling, The New York Sun, March 2014
Jerry Saltz, The 10 Best Art Shows of the Year, New York Magazine, December 2013
Jed Perl, Richard Diebenkorn and the Problems of Modern Painting, The New Republic, September 2013
Aubrey Levinthal, Sunday Pick: Eleanor Ray, April 2013

Ad Reinhardt: Blue Paintings, Brooklyn Rail, October 2017
For WLD, Steven Harvey Fine Art Projects, exhibition catalog, January 2017
Stanley Lewis, NYSS exhibition catalog, October 2016
Mernet Larsen at James Cohan, Brooklyn Rail, March 2016
John Zurier at Peter Blum, Brooklyn Rail, March 2015
Temporary Equilibrium (on Morandi, Guston), This Recording, November 2013
Image Makers, co-organized with Avital Burg, NOVELLA, New York, NY, 2014

University of Tulsa, 2017
ANU School of Art & Design, Canberra, Australia, 2017
Marywood University, Scranton, PA, 2016
Amherst College, Amherst, MA, 2013 and 2016
Mount Gretna School of Art, Mount Gretna, PA, 2015