A FORMER NEW YORKER...
Emily migrated to Los Angeles after graduating from Vassar. She came to the land of perpetual sunshine and green juice to pursue a career in film and art and has worked extensively in both. For the past five years, Emily has been the Creative Director and Principal at Same Dream As You, a Los Angeles based multi-media design studio. With her team at SDAY, has created web, branding, digital and graphic design experiences of all kinds.
Ever the super hero of slashes, during her 15 years on NBC's "ER", she worked in all areas of the arts: writing, painting, design, branding, filmmaking and interior design. She is a certified Hatha yoga instructor, a former spin teacher and currently teaches body sculpting. Emily has taught yoga and art at Larchmont Charter and started The Mini Paintbrush, private art classes for kids.
As a fine artist, Emily has shown her work internationally, to critical acclaim. Her last two solo shows, exhibited at the Acuna Hansen Gallery in Los Angeles were chosen as LA Weekly’s “Pick of the Week” and her work in group shows received glowing reviews from the LA Times. “Twosome”, her first public video work was shown in the LA Freewaves exhibition at the UCLA Hammer Museum in 2006.
Her hand-painted textiles can be seen on the fabrics of Forever 21, Rory Beca, Curio & Kind, Scratch and are sourced by interior designers such as Hillary Thomas and Molly Luektemeyer. Her home goods have been sold at Ten Over Six, Distant LA, Fiore Designs, Chic Shop and One Kings Lane.