Emily Hoyt
Bio:

Emily Hoyt creates ephemeral installations, paintings, and videos to frame the subjective relationship to physical space. A graduate from Humboldt State University with a BA in Art and English, she received her MFA in the San Francisco Bay Area from Mills College where she was awarded a teaching fellowship and a scholarship from the Herringer Foundation. She has exhibited at the Wally Workman Gallery, Pump Project Art Complex, and Women and Their Work in Austin, TX; ProArts Gallery, Mills College Art Museum, Blankspace, and Branch Gallery in Oakland, CA.

CV:

Emily Hoyt b.1976, Turlock, California lives in Oakland, CA.


Exhibitions:

2011
Bay Area Currents, ProArts Gallery, Oakland, CA
Walking Backwards Forward, Mills College Art Museum, Oakland, CA
2010
One Night Stand, Branch Gallery, Oakland, CA
2009
EAST, Austin, TX
Stimulus Package, Blankspace Gallery, Oakland, CA
2008
EAST, Pump Project Art Complex, Austin, TX
Pump Project, Full Blast, United States Arts Authority, Austin, TX
Little Gifts, Pump Project Art Complex, Austin TX
People’s Gallery, Austin City Hall, Austin, TX
2007
Dropped, Austin Zen Center, Austin, TX
EAST, Pump Project Art Complex Gallery, Austin, TX
2004-2000
Dinner With Animals, Site specific Installation, San Luis Obispo, CA
Senior Exhibition, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA
Milk Barn Performance, Site-specific installation, Arcata, CA
Holiday Show, First Street Gallery, Eureka, CA
Juried Exhibition, Humboldt State University Arcata, CA
Holiday Show, First Street Gallery, Eureka, CA

Publications/Press:
2011
JD Beltran, SFGate, San Francisco Chronicle, The Art of Looking, May 28, 2011.
Aimee Le Duc, The Bay Citizen, baycitizen.org, Culture Feed, An Art Lover’s Survival Guide to the Exhibition Season, May 2, 2011.
Walking Backwards Forward, Mills College MFA Exhibition,
Exhibition Catalog 2011, Mills Art Museum, Essay by Stephanie Hanor
2008
Clayton Maxwell, Austin Chronicle, Show and Sell, March 14, 2008

Awards:
2011
2nd Year MFA Herringer Prize
2010
Teaching Assistantship Scholarship, Mills College, Oakland CA
2001
Presidential Honors, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA
Honors Painting Program, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA

Affiliations:
2010- present College Art Association
2006-2009 Pump Project Art Complex

Professional Experience:
2011
Teaching Assistant to Freddy Chandra, Basic Composition, Mills College
2010
Teaching Assistant to David Linger, Ceramics, Mills College
Lighting, music video production, Moira Scar
Brochure Design, Mills College Visiting Artist Lecture Series, Mills College
2009
Postcard Design, Mills College Open Studios.
2007
Curator of Austin Zen Center Gallery, Austin, TX
2006
Preparator and sales, Women and their Work, Austin, TX.