lives and works in St. Petersburg, Russia and Pittsburgh, PA
MFA, California Institute of the Arts, Los Angeles, CA
BA, Bard College, Annadale on the Hudson, NY
Ice Station Zebra, The Barents Spektakel, Kirkenes, Norway
Ice Station Zebra,The Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, PA
The New Chelyuskinites, The American Jewish Museum of Greater Pittsburgh, PA
The New Chelyuskinites, Notes From the Ice, Loft Project Etagi, St Petersburg
Polytechnical Fairytales, Anna Akhmatova Museum and Leningradskaya Public Library #1, St Petersburg, Russia
Mama/Rock N’ Roll Wolf, Rus-Komplekt, St Petersburg, Russia
The Nanny, the Goat, the Kid and the Kitten, HIAP Project Room, Cable Factory, Helsinki, Finland
4,000 km from the Mouth, Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Slidepool, Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
The Sound of the Baskervilles, D301 Gallery, California Institute of the Arts, Los Angeles, CA
Emily Newman, James Fuentes Gallery, New York
Emily Newman, James Fuentes Gallery, New York
Two – Person Exhibitions
Walrus Radio; How to Speak to Child about the Communism?, with Elaine Reichek, Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, New York
How to Speak to Child about the Communism?, with Natalia “Gluklya” Pershina, (Performance) Mattress Factory Museum, Pittsburgh, PA
Strange Radiance, with John Pearson, 943 Liberty Ave, A Gallery of the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, PA
The Future is Certain; It’s the Past which is Unpredictable, The Blaffer Museum of Contemporary Art, Houston; Calvert 22, London, UK
States of Control, Gallery Augusta, Helsinki, Finland
Propaganda News Machine, Flux Factory, New York
In Translation, Mayakovsky Library, St Petersburg, Russia
Manifesta 10, The European Contemporary Art Biennial, State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg (Public Program)
The World Moves; Migration as Cultural Evolution, National Center for Contemporary Art, Nizhny Novgorod
Summer Sun, curated by Hadley Holliday, Taylor de Cordoba, Los Angeles, CA
Polytechnical Fairytales, Anna Akhmatova Museum, St Petersburg, Russia
Strange Radiance, Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, Pittsburgh, PA
The Bristol Biennial, Bristol, UK
Hairy Blob, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL
2011 Pittsburgh Biennial, Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA
Pilot Light Screening, curated by John Pearson, Pilot Light, Nashville, TE
Freeze Frame, Art Basel Miami Beach
Akklimitizatsia, CAG Gallery, St Petersburg, Russia
Moscow Biennial of Young Artists, Museum of Contemporary Art, Moscow, Russia
Public Park, Scoop, Los Angeles, CA
Notes from the Overpass; Art from St Petersburg and Los Angles, Gallery G18, Helsinki, Finland
Force of Nature, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland
Hot and Cold Rooms, Los Angeles, CA
Summer Suite, Glendale College of Art, Los Angeles, CA
Pictures are the Problem, curated by Walead Beshty, Pelham Arts Center, Pelham, NY
Multiples, Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Incognito, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Bergamot Station, Los Angeles, CA
Supersonic, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA
Experimental Video and Performance Evening, Dangerous Curve Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Material: Process, Claremont College, Pomona, CA
Newton, Amani, “A Children’s Museum exhibition teaches kids about the Cold War”, Pittsburgh City Paper, April 12.
Fiks, Evgeny, “Warhol’s Secret Adventures in the Soviet Arctic”, The Andy Warhol Museum Blog
Beck, Kim, “Voyage of the Chelyuskin Club: A Conversation with Emily Newman”,Temporary Art Review, June.
Shaw, Kurt, “Biennial showcases work in film, video, photography”, Pittsburgh Tribune- Review, July.
Jitlina, Olga, “Emily Newman,” Sobaka.Ru Magazine, October.
Howe, David Everitt, “4,000 Km from the Mouth”, Art Review, April.
Scholis, Brian, “4,000 Km from the Mouth”, Artforum, March.
Marks, Dean, “Emily Newman 4,000 Km from the Mouth”, Saatchi Online, February.
Morse, Trent, “Trents Top Gallery Picks,” Williamsburg Greenpoint News + Arts, February.
Knight, Christopher, “Artworks with wattage,” Los Angeles Times, June 21.
“Duncan Campbell, The Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh” Artforum.
“Brois Turetsky, Art4.ru, Moscow” Artforum, September.
“Thaw, St. Petersburg’s Marble Palace”, Artforum, April.
“The Second Moscow Biennale”, Artforum, Summer.
“Time of the Storytellers, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki”, Artforum, December.
Pikene Po Broen, Kirkenes, Norway, August.
HIAP Artist in Residency Program, Helsinki, Finland, September – December.
Sprout Fund Seed Award, Pittsburgh Kruzhok
Fellowships and Grants
Creative Capital Flight School Fellowship, Pittsburgh
Mellon Foundation Grant, 2007-2010
Fulbright Scholar, 2005-2006
CalArts Institute Fellowship, 2002-2004