Bio

Emil Robinson

emil.robinson@gmail.com
513 479 7403

 

Born 1981, Madison, Wisconsin

Lives and works in Cincinnati, Ohio

 

Education

 

2006 MFA, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio

Full tuition scholarship and stipend

2003 BA, Centre College, Danville, Kentucky

 

Selected Solo and Two person Exhibitions

2018 Upcoming at Harpy Gallery, Rutherford, New Jersey

2018 Space Faith, Neon Heater, Findlay, Ohio

2016 The Other Window with Matt Yaeger, Wave Pool, Cincinnati, Ohio

2014 View: Emil Robinson, University of Dayton, Dayton, Ohio

2013 Au Premier Coup, Heike Pickett Gallery, Versailles, Kentucky

2011 Someone and Some Other, Waterhouse and Dodd, London, The United Kingdom

2009 Axis Mundi, Taft Museum of Art, Cincinnati, Ohio

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

 

2017

Winter Group Show, Christoffer Egelund Gallery, Copenhagen, DK

Key Change curated by Eric Sutphin, Agency, Brooklyn,  New York

Summer 17’, Christoffer Egelund Gallery, Copenhagen, DK

Settling The Ghost, Young Space and Standard Projects, Hortonville WI

Got it For Cheap (traveling show) 2017:

  Art Athina Art Fair, Athens Greece May

  Macauley and Co., Vancouver B.C. August

  Soulland, Copenhagen September

  The Hole, NYC September

  Rod Bianco Gallery, Oslo October

  Atlanta Contemporary, Atlanta Georgia November

  O-O LA, Los Angeles December

It Will Be More Like Scratching Then Writing (Curated by Matt Morris), Goldfinch, Chicago, Illinois

Cities, Like Dreams, Swamps where Cedars Grow, The Provincial, Kaleva, Michigan

Room With A View, Curating Contemporary, Online Exhibition

Portals, Zhou B Art Center, Chicago Illinois

 

 

2016

Fiction (With only daylight between us), Boeker Contemporary, Heidelberg, Germany

It’s a Heads Up Game!, Taylor University, Upland Indiana

Collectors Fall, ArtPrize Hub, Grand Rapids, Michigan

Spring Juried Show, First Street Gallery, New York, New York

Collectors Spring, ArtPrize Hub, Grand Rapids, Michigan

Fresh American Art, ArtMe, St Petersburg, Russia

Go Figure, Ohio Arts Council Riffe Gallery, Columbus, Ohio

 

2015

Privacy Made Public, New Hope Arts Center, New Hope, Pennsylvania

 

2014

Image Makers, Novella Gallery, New York City

Heart of Art, Anna Zorina Gallery, New York City

The Figure Today, Tew Galleries, Atlanta, Georgia

Fall Invitational, Heike Pickett Gallery, Lexington, Kentucky

Places and Spaces, Heike Pickett Gallery, Lexington, Kentucky

Works On Paper, Tew Galleries, Atlanta, Georgia

Perceptual Painting, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio

Remote Viewing, Curating Contemporary (online exhibition)

Color Imagined and Observed, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia

 

2013

Certain Densities, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri

Drawings and Works on paper, Maxwell Alexander Gallery, Los Angeles, California

Grey Matter, Maxwell Alexander Gallery, Los Angeles, California

Continuity and Change, Cincinnati Art Galleries, Cincinnati, Ohio

 

2012

Curators Choice, with USBank ascent program and Elizabeth Leach Gallery,

Cincinnati, Ohio

Works by Gallery Artists, Waterhouse and Dodd, London, The United Kingdom

Beyond The Still Life, Cincinnati Art Galleries, Cincinnati, Ohio

Art Review, Heike Pickett Gallery, Lexington, Kentucky

 

2011

Narrative Figuration, Weston Art Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio

Tapped, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio

 

2010

International Drawing Annual, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio

First Contexts, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio

The Figure, Heike Pickett Gallery, Versailles, Kentucky

London Art Fair, Waterhouse and Dodd, London England

Art Miami, Waterhouse and Dodd, Miami Florida

Art Hamptons, Waterhouse and Dodd, Southhampton New York

Art Palm Beach, Waterhouse and Dodd, Palm Beach Florida

 

2009

New Work by Gallery Artists, Heike Pickett Gallery, Versailles, Kentucky

London Art Fair, Waterhouse and Dodd, London England

Art Miami, Waterhouse and Dodd, Miami Florida

Art Hamptons, Waterhouse and Dodd, Southhampton New York International Drawing Annual, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio

 

2008

Selection of Figure Drawings, Arts Depot, London, The United Kingdom

 

 

2007

New Talent, Gallery Henoch, New York City

 

2005

The Painters, Carnegie Visual Arts Center, Covington, Kentucky

Face Value, Associated Artists Gallery, Winston Salem, North Carolina

Spring Juried Show, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, Ohio

Christmas, Tatistcheff Gallery, New York City

Group Show, Tatistcheff Gallery, New York City


Links

Review of “Some One and Some Other” at waterhouse and Dodd
Interview on Painting Perceptions Blog

Review of “Narrative Figuration” at the Weston Art gallery in Cincinnati Ohio

Washington Post review of Outwin Boochever portrait competition at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery