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Emily Wobb

Portland, OR

emilywobb.com

emilywobb@gmail.com

 

Education

Carnegie Mellon University School of Art, BFA 2013

Student International Training, Ghana:  Social Transformation and Cultural Expression 2012

 

Exhibition

 

   Solo

   22 Floors, ANX Gallery, Portland, OR, 2017 

   Bad Dreams, Duplex Gallery, Portland, OR, 2017

   Embryonic Galaxies, White Gallery, Portland, OR, 2015

   In Pursuit, Mr. Roboto Projects, Pittsburgh, PA, 2013

   Neat Heights, Heat Heights, The Frame Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA, 2012

   To Distract, The Frame Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA, 2011

   

   Group

   The Wild, W139, Amsterdam, NL, 2017

   Quiet Until Something Falls, Collaboration with Maggie Heath, Erickson Gallery, Portland, OR, 2017

   Opening Party, Boathouse Microcinema, Portland, OR, 2017

   Salon: Portland2016 Biennial, The Studio Visits, Disjecta, Portland, OR, 2016

   ENVIRONS, Occasional Gallery, Burlington, WA, 2016

   What I Know Is, S1, Portland, OR, 2015

   Eight Takes, Melanie Flood Projects, Portland, OR, 2015

   Tending Home, Surplus Space, Portland, OR, 2015

   Pile Art, Private Home, Detroit Michigan, 2013

   I'm Feeling Lucky, Regina Gouger Miller Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA, 2013

   One Fine Mess, Private Southside Home, Pittsburgh PA, 2011    

  

   Independent

   Escaladed, Mt Scott Fuel Co, Portland, OR, 2017

   X5 Mulch, Munich Motorsports, Portland, OR, 2015

   Minivan Drop, Wayne's Cranes and Tree Removal, Pittsburgh, PA, 2013

   Infinity Motocross, Carnegie Mellon University School of Art Grand Lawn, Pittsburgh, PA, 2012

   Opening In a Bull Pen, Longhorn Corral Bar and Grille, Butler, PA, 2012

   

Curatorial

ANX Gallery, Portland, OR, 2017 - Present, A collaboration with Sami Lee Woolhiser

Bronco Gallery, 2015 - 2016, A collaboration with Maggie Heath

 

Lectures/Seminars

Alliance of Artists Communities Annual Conference. Pop-up Project: Bronco Gallery, Portland OR, 2016

Pacific Northwest College of Art, Collaboration in Alternative Spaces, Portland, OR, 2015 & 2016

CT + CR Colloquium at Caldera Arts Center, Expanded Curation, Sisters, OR, 2015

 

Honoraria

Regional Arts & Culture Council Project Grant, 22 Floors, Portland, OR, 2017

Prequel Artist Incubator Participant, Portland, OR, 2015

Precipice Fund, Habitat, Kello Goeller, Portland, OR, 2015

The Frank-Ratchye Fund for Art @ the Frontier, Minivan Drop, Pittsburgh, PA, 2013

Emily Phyllis Howard Art Award, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, 2013

Anne Ophelia Dowden Art Award, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, 2012

Small Undergraduate Research Grant, Summer School, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, 2012

Sophomore Art Award, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, 2011

Chautauqua School of Visual Arts, Painting Residency, Chautauqua, NY, 2011

Pennsylvania Governor's School for the Arts, Painting Major, Erie, PA, 2008

   

Press

First Thursday Picks January 2017PORT, 2017

Duplex Gallery to show Emily Wobb exhibition Bad Dreams, Creative Digest, 2017

In the Studio: Emily Wobb, Duplex Gallery, 2016

Virtual Reality Hits the First Thursday Art Walk, Willamette Week, 2016

The Art Gallery Inside a Ford Bronco, Portland Monthly, 2016

What I Know IsPORT, 2015

The Bronco Gallery Gets Around, 60 Inch Center, 2015

Eight Takes at Melanie Flood Projects, 60 Inch Center, 2015

This Ought To Be A Real Smasher, Pittsburgh TribLive, 2013

Wobb's work features whimsical imagery, The Tartan, 2011

 

Related Experience

Axiom Custom Products, Project Manager, Portland, OR, 2017 - Present

Art Design Portland (ADX), Custom Fabrication Project Manager, Portland, OR, 2014 - 2017

Surplus Advisory Board, Portland, OR, 2015

White Box, Gallery Volunteer, Portland, OR, 2014

Surplus Space, Gallery Volunteer, Portland, OR, 2014

Jesse Sugarmann, Artist Assistant, Bakersfield, CA, 2013

Carnegie Mellon University, Woodshop & Metal Shop Monitor, Pittsburgh, PA, 2011-2013

Diana Al-Hadid, Studio Intern, New York, NY, 2012

Max Gimblett, Archive Intern, New York, NY, 2012

Giovanni Forlino, Studio Intern, New York, NY, 2012

Tom Sachs Space Program, Docent, New York, NY, 2012