EDUCATION

2010 MFA, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2006 BFA, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019 Immaterial, Bullseye Projects, Portland, OR

Water Baby, Dust to Dust, Portland, OR 

2018 Gemini, PDX Contemporary Art Window Project, Portland, OR

2016 Long Lost, Marlin and Regina Miller Art Gallery, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, Kutztown, PA

Flower Time, Lillestreet Rooftop Project Space, Lillestreet Art Center, Chicago, IL

2014 The Realm of Quantifiable Truths, Bullseye Gallery, Portland, OR

2013 Dark Element, Place Gallery, Portland, OR

2011 Tectonic, Portland Building Installation Space, Portland, OR

Hylozoic, False Front Gallery, Portland, OR

2010 Crystal Crag, The Emerson Space Case, Portland, OR

Emily Nachison: Drawings and Sculpture, Museum of New Art, Pontiac, MI

DUO EXHIBITIONS

2018 Liquid Nails: Emily Endo and Martha Mysko, Elephant Art Space, Los Angeles, CA

2013 Isolated Growth: Emily Endo and Michael Endo, Gallery 333, Toledo School for the Arts, Toledo, OH

2012 Of Other Spaces: Emily Endo and Michael Endo, Bullseye Gallery, Portland, OR

2007 Big World Little World: Emily Endo and Robin Weinert, Transmissions Gallery, Berkeley, CA

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019 I Went To The Desert, Outpost Projects, Joshua Tree, CA

2018 BAM Glass Biennial, Bellevue Arts Museum, Bellevue, WA

I say: RADICAL You say: FEMINIST, Archer Gallery, Clark College, Vancouver, WA

2017 Symmetry Breaking, The Art Gym, Marylhurst University, Marylhurst, OR

Transformations, Bullseye Projects, Portland, OR

Periphery, League of Women Designers, Olympic Mills Building, Portland, OR

2016 GEOMAGIC: Art, Science and the Zuhl Collection, University Art Gallery, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM

Permeable Structure, The Byre, Latheronwheel, Scotland, UK

2015 Across every reason a movement, Littman Gallery, Portland State University, Portland, OR

Dark Ecologies, Bullseye Resource Center New York, Mamaroneck, NY, Bullseye Projects, Portland, OR

2015 State of Oregon Craft, Museum of Contemporary Craft, Portland, OR

Cross-Section, Hoffman Gallery, Oregon College of Art and Craft, Portland, OR

2014 Manipulated View: Images of the West, Sheppard Contemporary, University of Nevada, Reno, NV

The Second International Glass Biennial, Minnestrista Cultural Center, Muncie, IN

2013 Durden and Ray: History Lessons, Disjecta Contemporary Art Center, Portland, OR

Other Worlds, The Milk Factory Gallery, Chicago, IL

Chroma-Culture, Bullseye Gallery, Portland, OR

Natural Philosophy, Bullseye Glass Bay Area Gallery, Emeryville, CA

Cascades AIDS Project, Memorial Coliseum, Portland, OR

2012 True Places, Swarm Gallery, Oakland, CA

Sticks and Stones, Soil Gallery, Seattle, WA

Perceptual Control, Worksound Gallery, Portland, OR

2011 GLASS HOUSE, Nudashank Gallery, Baltimore, MD

The Settlement: Occupation, Place Gallery, Portland, OR

2010 Winter 2010 Emerging Artist Show, Rabbitholestudio, Brooklyn, NY

The Facebook Show, Museum of New Art, Pontiac, MI

Out of the Woods: Cranbrook Degree Exhibition, Museum of Contemporary Art, Detroit, MI

2009 Crane vs. Wolverine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Wise Guise, Nudashank Gallery, Baltimore, MD

Delusions, Forum Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI

Good Clean Innovative Fun, Forum Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI

The Sketchbook Show, Forum Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2008 Stories from the Woods, The Current Gallery, Baltimore, MD

Insert Color Here, Kingswood Lower Gallery, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2007 Mission District, a.Muse Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2006 Felt, Peace Industry Store, San Francisco, CA

2005 Artist Books, Decker Library, Baltimore, MD

2004 Nomad + Object, Rome, IT

 

RESIDENCIES

2016 Artist-in-Residence, Wassaic Artist Residency, Wassaic, NY

Artist-in-Residence, Marlin and Regina Miller Art Gallery, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, Kutztown, PA

2015 Artist-in-Residence, The Byre, Bullseye Projects, Latheronwheel, Scotland, UK

Artist-in-Residence, Caldera Arts Center, Sisters, OR

2014 Artist-in-Residence, Museum of Contemporary Craft Storefront Residency, Portland, OR

2012 Artist-in-Residence, Worksound Gallery, Portland, OR

 

AWARDS

2018 Project Grant Recipient, Regional Arts and Culture Council, Portland, OR

2017 Finalist, Rare Craft Fellowship Award, American Craft Council

2015 Finalist, Contemporary Northwest Art Awards, Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR

2013 Artistic Focus Project Grant Recipient, Regional Arts and Culture Council, Portland, OR

Alice Rooney Scholarship Recipient, Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA

2011 Grant Recipient, Regional Arts and Culture Council, Portland Installation Space, Portland, OR

2009 Merit Scholarship, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2008 Merit Scholarship, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

2005 Achievement Award, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

2003 Presidential Merit Scholarship, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

 

LECTURES AND PANELS

2019 Lecturer, Joshua Tree National Park Council for the Arts, Joshua Tree, CA (upcoming)

Lecturer, Bullseye Projects, Portland, OR

2018 Panelist, Take 5: The 5 Senses, Use All Five, Helms Design Center, Los Angeles, CA

Visiting Artist and Lecturer, Art Department, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO

Visiting Artist, Ash Street Projects, Portland, OR

2017 Lecturer, Alaska Centennial Center for the Arts, Fairbanks, AK

Lecturer, Glass Alliance of Northern California, Oakland, CA

Lecturer, Library Salon Series, American Craft Council, Minneapolis, MN

Panelist, The Art Gym, Marylhurst University, Marylhurst, OR

Lecturer, Bullseye Projects, Portland, OR

Moderator and Co-Organizer, Fashion and Technology Panel, Surface Design Association Conference, Portland State University, Portland, OR

2016 Lecturer, Artist Talks Series, Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR

Lecturer, GEOMAGIC: Mythologizing Natural Phenomena, Scientific History, and New-Age Idealism, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM

Visiting Artist and Lecturer, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, Kutztown, PA

2015 Moderator and Co-Organizer, Conversations on Craft: Mending, Oregon College of Art and Craft, Portland, OR

Visiting Artist and Lecturer, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

Panelist, Dark Ecologies, Bullseye Projects, Portland, OR

2014 Visiting Artist and Lecturer, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

Lecturer, The Scottish Glass Society, The Wasps Factory, Glasgow, Scotland, UK

Lecturer, The Ream of Quantifiable Truths, Bullseye Gallery, Portland, OR

Lecturer, Clark Art Talks: Artist and Scholar Lecture Series, Clark College, Vancouver, WA

2013 Panelist, Common Threads: Craft Perspectives Roundtable Discussion, Museum of Contemporary Craft, Portland, OR

Visiting Artist, Interlink Visiting Artist Lecture Series, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Visiting Artist, Wilbur Wright College, City Colleges of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2012 Lecturer, Soil Gallery, Seattle, WA

Lecturer, Yardwork Artist Talk Series, Portland, OR

 

PRESS

2019 60 Inch Center, May 2019, (interview)

2018 The Stranger, Art + Performance Quarterly, Fall 2018 Edition, Seattle, WA (cover)

Frontrunner Magazine (interview)

Art & About PDX (interview)

2017 Interior Design Magazine, June 2017 Issue, p. 63

American Craft Magazine, June/July 2017 Issue, p. 47

Margolis-Pineo, Sarah. Symmetry Breaking, Catalog, Marylhurst University

Oldknow, Tina. Permeable Structures, Catalog, Bullseye Projects

2015 Margolis-Pineo, Sarah. "New Directions in Glass", Art Ltd. Magazine, May/June 2015 Issue, (article), p. 50

Margolis-Pineo, Sarah. "Little Ghosts of Alchemy and Magic: A Conversation with Emily Nachison", Bad at Sports Blog, January 21 (interview).

2014 Half Cut Tea Media, Season One (video documentary)

Drain Magazine, Molecular Issue, February (on-line biannual journal)

American Craft Magazine, August/September 2014 Issue, p. 19

2012 Kluth, Mary Anne. Art Ltd. Magazine, September/October 2012 Issue, (review), p. 38

Speer, Richard. Art Ltd. Magazine, May/June 2012 Issue, May (review), p. 26

Morales, Katharine. OPENING: “Of Other Spaces” at Bullseye Gallery, The Glass Quarterly Hot Sheet, February 29

2009 Stevens, Rebecca. 944 Magazine, Art and Architecture Issue, October (interview), p. 36.

2007 Walsh, Lexa. Swee(t)art Magazine, Issue 8, December (interview + cover), pp. 1 - 4.  

 

COLLABORATIVE PROJECTS

2017 - Present Co-Director, Dust to Dust, Portland, OR, Yucca Valley, CA

2014 - 2018 Organizer, Oregon College of Art and Craft Experimental Fashion Show, Disjecta Contemporary Art Center, Portland, OR

2015 Co-Organizer, Interwoven, Fashion Show, Project Grow and Oregon College of Art and Craft, Portland, OR

2014 Project Designer and Organizer, Thread Lines, Museum of Contemporary Craft, Portland, OR

2011 Co-Curator, MAGIC > NATURE, False Front Gallery, Portland, OR

 

TEACHING 

2016 - 2018 Department Head/Assistant Professor, Fiber Department, Oregon College of Art & Craft, Portland, OR

2013 - 2016 Interim Department Head/Visiting Assistant Professor, Fiber Department, Oregon College of Art & Craft, Portland, OR

2010 - 2013 Adjunct Professor, Oregon College of Art & Craft, Portland, OR

2012 – 2018 Mentor/Committee Member, Applied Craft + Design MFA Program, Pacific Northwest College of Art and Oregon College of Art and Craft, Portland, OR

TEACHING: SELECTED WORKSHOPS

2019 Instructor, Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA

2019 Instructor, Yucca Valley Material Lab, Yucca Valley, CA

2019 Instructor, High Desert Observatory, Yucca Valley, CA

2018 Instructor, WildCraft Studio School, Portland, OR

2014, 2016 Instructor, North Lands Creative, Lybster, Scotland, UK

2015 Instructor, Caldera Teacher Training Symposium, Caldera Arts Center, Sisters, OR

2010 – 2013 Instructor, Studio School, Oregon College of Art and Craft, Portland, OR

2010 – 2013 Instructor, Nike Design Custom Workshops, Portland, OR

2010 – 2012 Instructor, PHAME: Pacific Handicapped Artists, Musicians, and Entertainers, Portland, OR

JURIES AND EXTERNAL COMMITTEES

2019 Juror, Statewide Annual Juried Exhibition, Utah Arts & Museums, Salt Lake City, UT (upcoming)

2018 External Reviewer, Tenure and Promotion Committee, School of Art + Design, Portland State University, Portland, OR

2017 Committee Member, Exhibition Committee, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM

Juror, 64th Parallel Juried Exhibition, Fairbanks Art Association, Fairbanks, AK

2016 – 2017 Committee Member, National Surface Design Association Conference Planning Committee

2015 Juror, Portland Metro Scholastic Art Awards, Portland, OR

Guest Critic, Graduate Student Reviews, Art Department, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR

2014 Juror, Emerge 2014: Bullseye’s Eighth Biennial Kiln-Glass Exhibition for Emerging Artists, Bullseye Projects, Portland, OR

2013 Juror, Oregon Art Education Association Scholarship, Portland, OR

Guest Critic, Student Reviews, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR