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Emily M. Getsay

www.emilygetsay.com

 

Solo Exhibitions

2017 A month with Schizoaffective Bipolar Disorder , Critical Juncture Conference, Emory University Ga

2017 Digitized Self, Southeastern Women's Studies Association, Crowne Plaza Midtown Atlanta, Ga 

 

Group Exhibitions

2017 The Art of Protest, Sycamore Place Gallery, Decatur Ga

2017  More Than a Number ,I Am Exhibition , The Center for Civil and Human Rights

2017  A Visual To The Rage ,Murmur, Atlanta Ga 

2017 Habit, Bayard Rustin/Audre Lorde Breakfast, The Louder Milk Center, Atlanta GA (forthcoming)

2016 Habit, Living with Exhibition, Gallery 874, curated by Georgia Equality and Tony Bayles

2016 Arts Against Modern Day Slavery, Women’s Caucus of Art of Georgia, Mammal Gallery, Curated by

2016 We Stand with Orlando Auction, My Sister's Room Atlanta Ga 

2016 Celebrate Atlanta Black Pride with Representative Park Cannon Auction, Phillip Rush Center, Atlanta Ga

 

Curation

2017 The Art of Protest, Sycamore Place , Decatur Ga

2017 I AM Exhibition , The Center For Civil and Human Rights, Atlanta

2017 Lost-N-Found Youth Showcase, The Jungle Atlanta 

 

EDUCATION

2014­-2017: Georgia State University Welch School of Art & Design, Atlanta, GA

                        minor in Studio Art

2014 –2017: Georgia State University Andrew Young School of Public Policy,

Atlanta Ga, Bachelor of Science in Public Policy with a focus in Non-profit Management

 

SPEAKING APPEARANCES

2017 The Art of Protest , Sycamore Place, Decatur Ga

2017: Southeastern Women's Studies Association, Crowne Plaza Midtown Atlanta, GA 

2017: A Visual to The Rage Artist /Subject Talk - Murmur Atlanta , Ga

2017: Rustion Lorde Breakfast - Living With Exhibiton Artist Talk

2016 Living With Exhibition, Gallery 874, Atlanta Ga

2016: Artist Panel, Artist Standing for an end to Modern Day Slavery Mammal Gallery, Atlanta Ga

 

Bibliography

2017 Georgia Voice Best of 2017 

2017  Andrew Alexander , The hard truth about hard numbers: AIDS and the accountability of artists

2016 Duncan, Dallas. “Georgia Equality lines up Atlanta art exhibit for World AIDS Day” Georgia Voice, November 22

2016: Watts, Gabbie. “Women's Caucus for Art Curates Exhibit On Human Trafficking” WABE 90.1 NPR, September 16

2016 CNN Freedom Project: Human trafficking. Artists draw attention to modern slavery

 

PUBLICATIONS

2017  Wusssy Magazine: Fight Issue

2016 Inaugural Press of Wussy Mag

2016 Anti-street Harassment Report -stopstreetharassment.org

2016 National street harassment etc.

 

ARTIST WORK

June 2017 Executive Director of Art and Activism Atlanta

May 2017 - Present Women's Cacus of Art of Georgia - Art & Activism Committee 

October 2016- Present Photographer for Lost-N-Found Youth

May 2016- Present Creative Director at SlutWalkAtlanta

May 2016 – December 2016 Apprentice to William E. Downs

 

VOLUNTEER

Ideacapitol – Launch Party for 2016 Fundraising Campaign

Wonderroot –weekly volunteer August 2014- November 2015

The Humane League intern April 2014- August 2015

Center for Visually Impaired – Summer Camp – May 2009 –July 2010

 

REPRESENTATION

            Women’s Caucus of Art: Georgia Chapter

Awards

 2017  2nd Place Georgia Voice Best of Atlanta : Best Visual Artist

 

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