Emma Bee Bernstein
(1985 – 2008)




Education
BA with Honors in Art History and Art, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2007

 

Solo Shows
Exquisite Fucking Boredom. Curated by Phong Bui. Microscope Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, 2012
Emma Bee Bernstein: An Imagined Space. Co-curated by Phong Bui and Linnea Kniaz. Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, 2011
Emma Bee Bernstein (1985-2008), Masquerade: A Retrospective. Co-curated by Katherine Griefen and Laura Letinsky, DOVA Temporary Gallery, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2010
Senior Thesis Show, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2007

 

Group Shows
PLAY. Microscope Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, 2015
Paparazzi. Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, 2014
Paparazzi. Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, 2013
Come Together, Surviving Sandy. Curated by Phong Bui. Industry City, NY, 2013
40/40: A Double Vision. Curated by Lilly Wei. A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, 2013
Paparazzi, Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, 2012
Summer Weekend, Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, 2011
Myself: Contemporary Self-Portraiture, curated by Marjorie Vecchio, Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, University of Nevada, Reno, NV, 2011
August Grotesque, National Headquarters Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2008
A.I.R. Gallery, Generations: A Survey of Women Artists, Brooklyn, NY, 2002, 2003, 2008
A.I.R. Gallery, Wish You Were Here: The Postcard Show, Brooklyn, NY, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
Noise Music Festival, Kansas City, MO, 2008
Festival of the Arts, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2006, 2005
F.O.T.A. Winter Gallery Exhibition, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2005, 2006, 2007
The Smart Museum Student Art Exhibition, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2004, 2006
Cobb Coffee Shop Student Photography Exhibition, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2004

 

Books
A Tribute to Emma Bee Bernstein, by Emma Bee Bernstein, Susan Bee, Marjorie Perloff, Johanna Drucker, and Nona Willis Aronowitz, Belladonna, The Elders Series, #4, 2009
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Girldrive: Criss-Crossing America, Redefining Feminism, by Nona Willis Aronowitz and Emma Bee Bernstein, Seal Press, 2009
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Catalogs
Come Together, Surviving Sandy, Year 1. Skira/Dedalus Foundation, New York, 2014
Emma Bee Bernstein (1985-2008), Masquerade: A Retrospective. Essays by Matthew Jesse Jackson and Katherine Bussard, University of Chicago, 2010
Myself: Contemporary Self-Portraiture, curated by Marjorie Vecchio. Essays by Joy Garnett and Mira Schor. Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, University of Nevada, Reno, 2011

 

Private Collections
David Ambrose, Nona Willis Aronowitz, Sherry Bernstein, Phong Bui, Katherine Bussard, Chrissie DyBuncio, Abigail Child, Norman and Kathy Fischer, Katherine Griefen, Fred Gutzeit, Brad Hajzak, Matthew Jesse Jackson, John B. Jaeger and Lauren Perez, Rita Lascaro, Lauren Lee and Deane Young, Laura Letinsky, Greg Lindquist, Herbert Lust, Chris Martin and Tamara Gonzales, Dena Muller, Bob Perelman and Francie Shaw, Gary Peterson, Jennifer Scappettone, Peter and Susan Straub, Lynne Tillman, Marjorie Vecchio, Hamza Walker, Geoffrey Young

 

Fellowship
Emma Bee Bernstein A.I.R. Fellowship Program Award for Emerging and Underrepresented Artists, (Yearly Named Fellowship), 2009 – present



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