Emily is an artist, photographer from New Zealand currently based in Brooklyn, New York.
She has exhibited photographic images and installations internationally and has been published in The New York Times, Scope Arts Journal, PDN, The Wireless and Capture Magazine to name a few. 
She has taught photography workshops in New Zealand and China, developed a cross-cultural project in fashion communication using photography, and co-presented an educational paper in Tokyo, Japan.
The making of a documentary short film on sustainable energy in Nuku'alofa, Tonga was a highlight both creatively and personally.

Enquires please contact hello@emeraldgreenphotography.com
or +1 (929) 233 5173



2009  Bachelor of Fine Arts (Photography Major) Recognition of achievement/1st in class | Dunedin School of Art, Dunedin, NZ
2005  Foundation Certificate in Fine Arts | Design and Arts College of New Zealand | Christchurch, NZ



2016 Inhabit. Photography in group show Space And Place, Magnet Gallery, Melbourne, Australia
2016  Inhabit. Photography in group show Space And Place, Con Artist Collective Space, New York, United States
2015 Postcards from Elsewhere. Photography Installation in A Place Between, Casbah Gallery, Hamilton, New Zealand
2015 A Darker Eden. Photography in Group Show for New Zealand Fashion Week, Wynyard Quarter, Auckland, New Zealand
2014 Departures. Solo photography show for Artist in the Terminal at Dunedin International Airport,  Dunedin, New Zealand
2014 Strangers. Photography show and Zine created with Bradley, B. Karaka St, Auckland, New Zealand
2014 East Meets West. Paper presentation at the International Fashion Technology Conference (IFFTI) Tokyo, Japan
2014 Seven. Group show at The Artist's Room, Dunedin, New Zealand
2014 Domestic Scene. AR Installation in Inside the Square (Dunedin AR Art Collective), None Gallery, Dunedin, New Zealand
2013 There's Nothing Beautiful in Here. Photography show with Lovell-Smith, A. White Night, Dunedin, New Zealand
2013 Story of the Creative. Group photography show at See.Me, New York City, United States
2012 Still Moving. Solo Show, Photographic Installation, Dunedin Public Art Gallery Rear Window, New Zealand
2012 New Light- A Kingdom Goes Solar. Director of Photography/Camera Op on Documentary Film, Nuku-alofa, Tonga
2012 Concrete Chimera. Co-curated show with Lovell-Smith, A., Dunedin Fringe Festival, New Zealand
2012 The Sleeping Portraits. Digital C-Type prints in Cinema/cinema, Dunedin, New Zealand
2011 Grace. Archival Ink Prints In Group Show Art is Fashion, Voice Brand Agency, Auckland, New Zealand
2011 Narrative Mode. Photographic Installation in The Branch Collective presents HALF, Dunedin Fringe Festival, New Zealand
2010 Hypnic Jerk. Photo Installation in Group Show in The Branch Collective presents UNREST | Dunedin Fringe Festival, New Zealand
2010 No Remote. Photo Installation by Hlavac-Green, E and Lovell-Smith, A in The Branch Collective presents STATIC | New Zealand

select awards

2016  Overall Grand Prize Winner PDN Taste Food Photography Awards for a Destination/Travel Series
2013 Named Top 10 Emerging Photographers (AUS) by Capture Magazine Annual
2013 Recipient of Travelling Scholar Grant for Research from Otago Polytechnic for IFFTI Conference in Japan 2014
2012 Recipient of Creative NZ (CNZ) Artist Grant for Dunedin Fringe Festival   exhibition
2011 Recipient ofCreative NZ (CNZ) Artist Grant for Dunedin Fringe Festival exhibition
2010 Recipient of Enterprise Grant for business start-up through Pathways to Arts and Cultural Employment
2010 Photography award for ʻChangeable Flowerbeds’  Insiders Dunedin
2009  Recipient of Recognition of Achievement in Photography/1st in Class Award, Dunedin School of Art.
2008  Two Bronze Awards at the NZ Institute of Professional Photography (NZIPP) Iris Awards


2015  Artist in Residence at Saint Kentigern, Auckland New Zealand
2012   Photo journalist / Video on Solar Energy Sustainable Documentary Project in Nuku-alofa, Tonga
2005  Habitat for Humanity building project in Appalachian Mountains, Tennessee, USA