About

ET PROJECTS is a non-profit without walls partnering with organizations to infuse civic space with dynamic communal art.

Fuel imagination and hope by paying it forward with a tax-deductible gift and be part of our global artist community.

ET PROJECTS is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization

ARTISTIC VISION

Elizabeth Turk
A fine artist, she is primarily known for her marble sculpture. Reacting to current civic strife, she launched ET projects in 2018 to create large-scale immersive art experiences that bring people together and celebrate our intrinsic human connection to ourselves and to the natural world.
Elizabeth Turk Studios

FILM

Erik Thienes
Lead Photographer/Videographer
An award winning film documentarian, Erik comes from the field of photojournalism where he was recognized with an Emmy. Erik captures the living art of ET Projects as it unfolds.
Floating Lantern Production House

Dance

Lara Wilson
A choreographer and movement consultant, Lara contributes to the design of large-scale events by thinking about how bodies flow and respond to prompts.
The Assembly Dance Company

OPERATIONS & LOGISTICS

Jillian Gabrielli
An art consultant and innovative collaborator whose designs implement her vision to marry art with the ability to heal. For over 30 years, Jillian has created installations using the work of many artists for both corporate and healthcare environments, specifically: Children’s Hospital Orange County, UCSD Jacobs Medical Center and Camp Pendleton Naval Hospital.
JG Editions Fine Art

Jillian Gabrielli

DRONE IMAGERY

Christopher Stobie
Cloud architect and Engineering leader by day, drone pilot and astrophotographer by night.
StobieWankenobiSpace

VIDEO & STILL PHOTOGRAPHY

Madison Holler & Mike Thienes
Partners in visual storytelling, Madison and Mike bring an expertise in still photography, video producing, directing, and editing to every one of their projects.
Rubinski Visual

STILL PHOTOGRAPHY

Shirley Salvatore
Masterful at capturing portraits; her magic brings the intimacy of personal moments hidden under the umbrella canopy to life.
Cine Mirus

STILL PHOTOGRAPHY

Michael Townsend
Michael shoots water, people, surf, and landscapes. His underwater skillset was of particular value to the Shoreline Project.
Michael Townsend

STILL PHOTOGRAPHY

Dan Hopkinson
An expert in capturing and shaping light. Dan makes sculpture out of the ethereal.
Hopkinson Photography

STILL PHOTOGRAPHY

Brett Hillyard
A skillful handler of light, old-school; Brett brings humor, curiosity and fun and his creative vision always surprises.
Hilly Collective

DRONE PHOTOGRAPHY

Jay Brown
Software developer/architect by trade, but passionate about aerial photography and photogrammetry.
Jay_Brown

STILL PHOTOGRAPHY & MUSICIAN

Eric Stoner
A master at capturing movement and light for art, as an object and as immersive experiences, his vision explodes the idea of a still photograph.
Available Light

POST PRODUCTION

Jeff Warren
A multiple Emmy Award winning video editor who dabbles in a bit of everything, from independent films to network shows. Jeff’s skillset at changing the tempo enables us to move from the playful to the sublime.
Neato Pictures

POST PRODUCTION

Ryan Moore
A multiple Emmy Award winner, Ryan has spent over 20 years in post-production, working to help people tell their story through documentary and imaginative film editing.
Fainting Goat Creative

Legal

Nicole Anderson
Anderson Law Group

Insurance Services

Lupe Irwin
Lupe Erwin – Wood Gutmann & Bogart
Insurance Broker

Business Services and Bookkeeping

Perri Westland
Westland Business Services