Curriculum Vitae


  • 2024 – Unearth,” Karen Perl, Emily Rapport, and Gwendolyn Zabicki, Cleve Carney Museum of Art, Glen Ellyn, IL
  • 2021 – “Still Open: ink paintings by Emily Rapport,” 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




  • “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  • “Emily Rapport at Firecat Projects,” Unpublished New City Art Reviews, by Chris Miller, May 2017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


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


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


  • 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