EDUCATION
2020     Purchase College, SUNY, Purchase, NY
  MFA Candidate: Visual Art
  MA Candidate: History of Art

 2014     Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA 
  BFA, Double Major: History of Art, Fine Arts 3D

EXHIBITIONS
2019     Re: Figuring the Body, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
2019     Here We Are In All Our Colors, Richard and Doll Maass Gallery, Purchase College, SUNY, Purchase, NY
2019     A Platter with Long Legs, Soft Surplus, Brooklyn, NY
2019     In The Mesh, Performance Space New York, NY
2019     In The Mesh, Richard and Dolly Maass Gallery, Purchase College, SUNY, Purchase, NY
2018     Be My Verb, European Gallery, Boston, MA
2018     B-Sides, Purchase College, SUNY, Purchase, NY
2018     Everything’s Fine Here, Richard and Dolly Maass Gallery, Purchase College, Purchase, NY
2018     Antioxidants, Purchase College, SUNY, Purchase, NY
2018     Theresa India Young Award Exhibition, Frances Euphemia Thompson Gallery, Boston, MA
2018     Natural Reaction, Aviary Gallery, Jamaica Plain, MA
2018     Made, Remade, Made New, Purchase College, SUNY, Purchase, NY
2017     Trust Falls, Purchase College, SUNY, Purchase, NY
2017     American G*rl, Richard and Dolly Maass Gallery, Purchase College, SUNY, Purchase, NY
2016     Standard Incomparable, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA
2016     The Small Show, Godine Gallery, Boston, MA
2016     Warp/Weft, Allison Wells Fine Art Gallery, New Bedford, MA
2015     Fiber Topographics: A Survey of Sculptural Fiber, West End Bakery, Asheville, NC
2014     Terroir, North Crackertorium, Boston, MA
2014     Theresa-India Young, President’s Gallery, Boston, MA 
2014     The Theresa Show, Harriet Tubman Gallery, Boston, MA
2013     36”, Student Life Gallery, Boston, MA
2012     Ravel, Student Life Gallery, Boston, MA

HONORS AND AWARDS
2019     Strypemonde Teaching Fellowship, Purchase College, SUNY
2019     Outstanding MFA Award, Purchase College, SUNY
2018     First in Exhibition Catalogs, Publications Competition Award. Makers’ Marks: Art. Craft and the Fiber of Change, NEMA
2018     Art History MA & MFA Scholarship, Purchase College, SUNY
2017     Seigbert Scholarship, Purchase College, SUNY
2017     B & P Flanigan Scholarship, Purchase College, SUNY
2014                Haystack Mountain School of Craft Summer Conference Scholarship
2014                Graduation with Honors, History of Art & Fibers, Massachusetts College of Art and Design
2014                Academic Honors, Massachusetts College of Art and Design
2014                Marylin Pappas Award, Massachusetts College of Art and Design
2013                Barbara L. Kuhlman Foundation Scholarship
2013                Theresa India Young Weaving Scholarship

WORK EXPERIENCE
    Purchase College, SUNY, Purchase, NY
2017—     Adjunct Professor, Special Topics Colloquium: Fibers
2019     Teaching Assistant to Professor Sarah Warren in Craft Revivals
2018     Teaching Assistant to Professor Elizabeth Guffey in Design History
2017     Teaching Assistant to Professor Becky Sellinger in Materials and Methods

    Textile Art Center, Brooklyn, NY
2018     Craft Instructor, Summer Camp, ages 7-10 

    Nichols House Museum, Boston, MA
2015–2017       Head of Collections and Education,
2013–2015       Special Projects Assistant
2012       Collections Intern

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston, MA
2016–2017     Textile Reproduction Fabricator
2014–15     Textile Conservation Technician
2014     Contemporary Gallery Assistant
2013     Textile Conservation Intern

    Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA
2014     Fabricator, Fiber: Sculpture 1960—Present

    Clementine Baby Wraps, Boston, MA
2014     Contract Weaver,

    Morton R. Godine Library, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA
2011–14     Technical Services Assistant

    Mine Hill Jewelry, Southbury, CT
2007-10     Design Assistant,

LECTURES AND WORKSHOPS
2019     Visiting Artist, Pre-College Artist Lecture Series, Maryland Institute College of Art
2019     In the Mesh: MFA Thesis Panel, Neuberger Museum, Purchase Museum
2019     Shared Memory: Cloth, Coping and Art in the Armenian Diaspora, Critical Craft Forum, College Art Association.
2017     Makers’ Marks: Art, Craft and the Fiber of Change, Nichols House Museum, Boston MA
2015      Polly Thayer Starr Artist Series, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston, MA 
2015     Guest Lecturer: Weaving, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA
2014      Neighborhood Nights Artist, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston, MA

CURATORIAL EXPERIENCE
2018     Made, Remade, Made New, Purchase College, Purchase NY
2017     Makers’ Marks: Art, Craft and the Fiber of Change, Nichols House Museum, Boston, MA 
2016     Why Deprive the State of Her Service?, Nichols House Museum, Boston, MA 
2014     Terroir, North Crackertorium, Boston, MA
2014     The Artist, The Scholar and The Athlete, Nichols House Museum, Boston, MA
2013     36”, Student Life Gallery, Boston, MA

PUBLICATIONS:
Welty, Emma. “Sam Spillman.” In Beyond, edited by Elizabeth Guffey, Purchase: Purchase College, State University of New York, 2018. Exhibition Catalog.

Welty, Emma. Makers’ Marks: Art, Craft and the Fiber of Change, Boston: Nichols House Museum, 2017. Exhibition Catalog.