Born 1978 





2012                Master of Fine Arts, Combined Media, Hunter College,

                      New York, New York. 

2004               Bachelor of Fine Arts, The School of The Art Institute

                      of Chicago.

2000 – 2002    Bachelor of Fine Arts coursework, Rhode Island

                      School of Design.


solo + two person exhibitions

                 2018   Forthcoming, Genesis Belanger and Emily Mae Smith,

                          Perrotin Gallery, New York, NY    

                          Nada New York, Mrs., 

                 2017   cheap cookie and a tall drink of water, Mrs gallery, ny, ny 




                2018  Forthcoming, Distortions, Nathalie Karg, New York, NY

                2018 Objects Like Us, curated by Amy Smith-Stewart

                       and David Adamo, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum,

                       Ridgefield, CT

                2018 Uncanny Memories, Sophia Contemporary Gallery,

                       London, UK

                2018 Body So Delicious, Reyes Projects, Birmingham, MI


                       MIMI GROss, derek eller gallery, New york, ny

                2016 Scarlet street, lucien terras, New York, ny

                2016 happiness and other forms of self delusion, pioneer works, 

                2016 Frida Smoked, Invisible Exports gallery, new york, ny

                2016 nature/gesture, project art space. new york, ny

                2016  spring break/art fair, new york, ny

                2014  Still life, Outlet Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

                2013  Fresh!, Outlet Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

                2012  Thesis Exhibition, Times Square Gallery, Hunter College,

                New York, NY.

                2011  New Insight, Art Chicago, Chicago, Illinois.

                2011  CAA MFA Exhibition, Times Square Gallery, Hunter College,

                New York, NY.




                    ArtForum critics pic, genesis belanger Mrs gallery, 

                    Cat Kron,   

                    New York times, what to see in art galleries this week

                    MARTHA SCHWENDENER     

                    New yorker, goings on about town

                    Will Heinrich           

Can Smoking be A Feminist Act,  

Jocelyn Silver, Milk XYZ, May 25, 2016

smoke 'em if you go 'em: frida smoked

emily colucci, art f city, june 1, 2016

frida smoked

time out new york, howard halle, may 26, 2016

Six female artists celebrate the power of the cigarette.

Priscilla Frank, Huffington Post, June, 16, 2016

Ten Badass Emerging Female artist you should know,

 Priscilla Frank Huffington Post, 

                    Jan, 22, 2015

                   4 Contemporary Female Artists Who Are Shaping

                   The Future Of Painting, Priscilla Frank                    

                   Huffington Post, Dec 19, 2013 

                   Is There Still Life in the Still life Genre? 

                   Jeffrey Grunthaner,

                   Artnet, Friday, March 28, 2014




2016                 Rema Hort MAnn Foundation, emerging artist grant


2011                  Eleanor Gay Lee Award, Hunter College,

                        New York, New York.

2002 – 2004     Presidential Scholarship, School of the Art

                        Institute of Chicago, Chicago IL.