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 her freelance design and illustration practice, ERD.
Available for commissions and inquiries:
EDUCATIONWesleyan University, BA 2014
Studio Art, Painting concentration, Honors
Virtual Flat Files, Deanna Evans Projects, World Wide Web
Endless Biennial 2016, New York, NY
STooPS, Brooklyn, NY
Walk Sounds, 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
CATALOGUESRidgewood Zine, (2), January, 2021.
Starry Night Projects, "Emily Roff," Artists To Look Out For Vol. II, December, 2015. 74.
AWARDSScholastic Art & Writing Award, National Gold Medal, Photography, Single Entry, 2010
SPA Student Visual Art Contest, First Place, 2009