Emily Roff is a Brooklyn, NY based artist with roots in Houston, TX. Primarily an oil painter, her practice focuses on portraiture and the intersections between perception, distortion, and control (or the lack thereof). She balances painting with teaching art classes and working as an artist assistant.
Available for commission.
Wesleyan University, BA 2014
Studio Art, Painting concentration, Honors
Endless Biennial 2016, New York, NY
STooPS, Brooklyn, NY
FIGMENT NYC, Figment Project, Governors Island, NY
YOURSELF, Local Project, Long Island City, NY
Working Artists, Academic Gallery, Long Island City, NY
Ego: Paintings, Zilkha Gallery, Middletown, CT
PAINT, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX
Contents Under Pressure, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX
High Art, O'Kane Gallery, Houston, TX
Starry Night Projects, "Emily Roff," Artists To Look Out For Vol. II, December, 2015. 74.
Scholastic Art & Writing Award, National Gold Medal, Photography, Single Entry, 2010
SPA Student Visual Art Contest, First Place, 2009