William Ellisworth Artis (1914 in Washington, North Carolina – 1977) was an African-American sculptor. He was a pupil of Augusta Savage and exhibited with the Harmon Foundation. He studied at the Art Students League of New York and Syracuse University, where he worked with Ivan Meštrović; he later taught at Nebraska Teachers College in Kearney (today Chadron State College) and Mankato State College.
Portrait of Louis T. Wright
- Biography at the African American Registry
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