Elizabeth Emery's tactile and colorful artwork searches for narratives in everyday objects. Emery received her BFA from the University of Pennsylvania in Art History and Italian Studies and her MFA in ceramics from Alfred University. She has exhibited her mixed media installations, sculpture, and prints nationally at visual arts organizations including the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA Cleveland), William Busta Gallery, The Sculpture Center, Zygote Press, Spaces, Burchfield-Penney Art Center, The Clay Studio, Boston Sculptors Gallery, and internationally in Slovakia, China, and Korea. She has had been an artist-in-residence at the Jentel Artist Residency, Old Washington Residency, and Rasumson Foundations Residency.
Elizabeth Emery has lived in many cities including Philadelphia, New York, and Albuquerque. Recently, Emery held a two month printmaking residency in Homer, Alaska. She is currently based in Cleveland, Ohio. In addition to her studio practice, she has also served as intern director, marketing coordinator, curator, and educator since 2008.