Curriculum Vitae

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

  • 2024 – Unearth,” Karen Perl, Emily Rapport, and Gwendolyn Zabicki, Cleve Carney Museum of Art, Glen Ellyn, IL
  • 2021 – “Still Open,” Solo Exhibition, Eat Paint Studio, Chicago, IL
  • 2021 – “Relentless,” Group Exhibition, Hofheimer Gallery, Chicago, IL
  • 2018 Rockford Midwestern Biennial, Rockford Art Museum, Rockford, IL
  • 2017 “Subject to Change: Urban Landscape and the Architecture of Place,” Solo Exhibition, Firecat Projects, Chicago, IL
  • 2016 “House and Home,” Group Exhibition, Main Street Gallery, Clifton Springs, NY
  • 2014 Labletter Launch Exhibition, Group Exhibition, hosted by the Labletter Journal of Art and Literature, Chicago, IL
  • 2011 “SICK!,” Group Exhibition, Leo Kogan Project Space, Amsterdam
  • 2005 Art Murmur Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  • 2002 “The Human Spirit”, Group Exhibition, Gallery 15, Rochester, NY
  • 1996 “Figurative Painting Today,” Solo Exhibition, Arts & Cultural Council for Greater Rochester, NY

PUBLICATIONS + WRITING

CURATORIAL

  • 2022 – Wildering, Paintings by Basia Krol (June 11, 2022 – May 18, 2022) | Press Release
  • 2022 – Field Guide to North American Happiness, Paintings by Francis Zaander (February 18, 2022 – April 16, 2022) | Press Release | In Conversation: Artist Talk | Live and Talking: Francis Zaander and David Tortuga | SHORTS: Video Screening | Sound and Vision: Material
  • 2021 – Where Art Works: Artist Communities and Creative Placemaking (December 17, 2021 – January 22, 2022) | Press Release | Virtual Artist Talk
  • 2021 – Available Light: Photographs by Andrew Steiner (November 12 – December 11, 2021) | Press Release | Archived Artist Talk with Dan Tamarkin and Andrew Steiner
  • 2021 – Inscapes, group exhibition of work by Claire Elliott, Vanessa Shinmoto, and Alexandra Stevenson at Eat Paint Studio, 5036 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago. Exhibition Essay
  • 2019 – THIRST, group exhibition of work by Tamara Wasserman, Cynthia Weiss, Lea Basille-Lazarus at Eat Paint Studio, 5036 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago. Exhibition Essay
  • 2019 – Wide Awake Dreaming, photographs by Andrew Steiner at Eat Paint Studio, 5036 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago. Exhibition Essay
  • 2019 – Marion Kryczka: Paintings and Drawings, exhibition by Marion Kryczka at Eat Paint Studio, 5036 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago. Exhibition Essay
  • 2019 – MY WAY, exhibition of work by international artist and musician Bo Whang at Eat Paint Studio, 5036 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago
  • 2012 – The Labletter, February 2013 Issue, Guest Painting Editor

PRESS

  • “Finding Poetry in the Mundane,”At Cleve Carney Museum of Art, three painters present contrasting portraits of our city. By Dmitry Samarov, Feb 2024, Reader
  • “The House as a Subject of Portraiture,” an Essay Exploring the Recent Painting of Emily Rapport, by Vicki Schneider, published in Neoteric Art, June 2018
  • “Emily Rapport at Firecat Projects,” Unpublished New City Art Reviews, by Chris Miller, May 2017
  • “Interview with Emily Rapport,” Neoteric Art blog, January 2011
  • “The Human Spirit,” exhibition review, Ron Netsky, City Newspaper, Rochester, NY

COLLECTIONS

  • Lipman Hearne, Chicago, IL
  • Permanent installation at Delilah’s, Chicago, IL

EDUCATION

  • 2005 BFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL
  • 1994-95 Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, New York, NY

AWARDS // GRANTS

  • 2015 IAP Grant, Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs, Chicago, IL
  • 2011 Arts Advocate Award, Ravenswood ArtWalk, Chicago, IL
  • 2006 CAAP Grant, Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs, Chicago, IL