1976     b. Paris, France

             lives and works in Los Angeles, California



2002    Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA, MFA

2000    Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture

1998     University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, BA


Solo Exhibitions

2018 Polaris, Jonathan Hopson Gallery, Houston, TX

Karina, Office Hours Projects, Eugene, OR

2013     Shōka, Pepin Moore, Los Angeles, CA

2012     Jamais Vu, Pepin Moore, Los Angeles, CA

2010     Eclipse, Pepin Moore, Los Angeles, CA

             Midnight Sun, LA><ART Billboard, Los Angeles, CA

             Moon, Light & Wire Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2009    Zvezda, Galeria Perdida, Project Row Houses, Houston, TX

2008    ABRACADABRA, Anna Helwing Gallery Los Angeles, CA

2007    Island Fever, Galerie Medium, Gustavia, St. Barthelemy, French West Indies

             Overcast, Bloom Project, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA

2006    White Nights, Anna Helwing Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2004    All Summer in a Day, Anna Helwing Gallery, Los Angeles, CA


Two-Person Exhibitions

2014     Standard Candles, with Andrew Cameron, Samuel Freeman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2010    Cosmos, with Eric Zimmerman, Art Palace, Houston, TX


Group Exhibitions

2016     BlindsightSamuel Freeman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

              Takashi Murakami’s Superflat Collection, Yokohama Museum of Art, Yokohama, Japan

2015     Salon No. 13,  Marine Projects, Santa Monica, CA

2014     Material Object–organized by Justin Cole, Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2013    Influenced by the Sun, Cohan Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

            Pet Shapes, International Art Objects Galleries, Los Angeles, CA

            Death and Objects II, Or Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada

            Black Rabbit, White Hole, Samuel Freeman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

            Hollywood Inaugural Exhibition, Pepin Moore, Los Angeles, CA

            Rocks & Clocks, Ambach & Rice, Los Angeles, CA

            In the Good Name of the Company–curated by Jan Tumlir, ForYourArt, Los Angeles, CA

            Educational Complex Edit: Videos from the Students of Mike Kelley, The Art Gallery at the University of West Florida, Pensacola, FL

            Collective Field Office, Collective Field Office, Los Angeles, CA

            Limuw: An Ode to the Sea, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum at Hotel Indigo, Santa Barbara, CA

2012    Facing the Sublime in Water, CA, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA

            Water & Power, billboard installation, 733 N Fair Oaks Blvd., Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA

            Devouring Time, Western Bridge, Seattle, WA

            KNOWLEDGES, Mount Wilson Observatory, La Cañada, CA

            Ball of Artists, Greystone Mansion, Beverly Hills, CA

            Let Us Keep Our Own Noon—organized by David Horvitz, Galerie West, Den Haag, Holland

2011     Science & Exploration, Horton Gallery, New York, NY

            Magic and Mysticism, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, Salt Lake City, UT

            Suelto, La Central, Bogota, Columbia

            Open Daybook, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA

            Midnight in Malibu, Meulensteen Gallery, New York, NY

            Second Story: new editions, Pepin Moore, Los Angeles

2010    The Regional—curated by Lauri Firstenberg, Art | Video | Basel Miami Beach, Miami Beach, FL

             Lovingly, Rose Peebles, The Brand Library Art Gallery, Glendale, CA

             Second Story, Pepin Moore, Los Angeles, CA

             The Light Bearers, Pøst, Los Angeles, CA

             Nocturne, Billboard, PortugalArte10, Lisbon, Portugal

             Animal Style: The New Warrior, Pepin Moore, Los Angeles, CA

             Long Long Gone, Leo Koenig, New York, NY

             Country Music, Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA

             Signs of Life, Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA

             Uncover, Discover, Discard, Golden Age, Chicago, IL

2009    Session 7 Words, Am Nuden Da, London, UK

             Trouble in Paradise, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ

2008    Multiverse, Claremont Museum of Art, Claremont, CA

             The Whole World is Watching, Glendale College Art Gallery, Glendale, CA

             Going Out of Business, Anna Helwing Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

             Mysteries, Stephen Wirtz, San Francisco, CA

             Intersection 2008, Outpost for Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

2007    Greener Pastures, Permanent Midnight, Moti Hasson Gallery, New York, NY

             Internal Mechanisms, High Energy Constructs, Los Angeles, CA

             Between Thought and Expression, University of California Riverside, CA

             Beyond Image: Photography in Contemporary Art, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA

2006    Ragged, Kate MacGarry Gallery, London, UK

             The Beginning of The End of The Beginning, Bucket Rider Gallery, Chicago, IL

             Out of Paradise, Galeria Arte Veintiuno, Madrid, Spain

             Coup de Foudre, Tina Kim Fine Art, New York, NY

             Dead of Winter, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peerskill, NY

             The Last Generation, Jousse Enterprise, Paris, France

2005    The Last Generation, ApexArt, New York, NY

             Californian Artists in Greek Collections, Art Athina 2005, Athens, Greece

             CorteFusion: Fotografia manipulada de Tijuana y Los Angeles, Centro Cultural Tijuana, Mexico

             Celine and Julie Go Boating, Anna Helwing Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

             L.A., Lucas Schoormans Gallery, New York, NY

2004    Art Needs an Operation, Casey Kaplan Gallery, New York, NY

             Garden Lab Experiment, Wind Tunnel, Art Center, Pasadena, CA

2003    Hidden Agenda or Hide & Seek, Acme, Los Angeles, CA

             PRSP, The Breeder Projects, Athens, Greece

2002    To Believe Much More Than That, New Wight Gallery, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

             A Show That Will Show That a Show Is Not Only a Show—curated by Jens Hoffman, The Project, Los Angeles, CA

             Nachgemacht: Reproduced Naturalness-Simulated Nature—curated by Martin Prinzhorn, Kunstraum Innsbruck, Austria



2015   Wagley,Catherine,  "Just Breathe", L.A. Weekly, October 29

           Russell, Sydney, “Emilie Halpern”, Wax Magazine, Issue No.7,  Summer 2015

2014   Berardini, Andrew, “Andrew Cameron and Emilie Halpern: Standard Candles”, ArtReview, October

            Sommer, Danielle, “Emilie Halpern at Pepin Moore”, Art in America, March

            Diehl, Travis, "Emilie Halpern: Shoka," Artforum, February

2013   Nair, Kaveri, “Emilie Halpern: Shoka,” Artforum.com, Critics’ Picks, October

            Williams, Maxwell, "Emilie Halpern's Phosphorescent Rock Art," KCET.org, December 20

            Berardini, Andrew, “Excite the Right Electron and it’ll Glow,” Artslant, September 28

           Wagley, Catherine, "Three Gallery Shows Worth Seeing", KCRW, November 12

            Wagley, Catherine, “Art for shorter days,” LA Weekly, November 6

            Moore, Catlin, “Rocks and Clocks at Ambach and Rice,” Daily Serving, May 3

            Mueller, Kurt, “In the Good Name of the Company,” Artforum.com, Critics Picks, March 19

            Michno, Christopher, “Facing the Sublime in Water, CA,” Artillery Magazine, Vol. 7 No. 3

            Tumlir, Jan. “In the Good Name of the Company,” X-TRA, Summer

            Tumlir, Jan, Brian Roettinger, Christopher Michlig, eds.. In the Good Name of the Company, Picture Box/For Your Art, Los Angeles

2012    Ayers, Robert. “Western Bridge Exhibit Looks at the Fleetingness of Time,” Seattle Times, March 16

            Graves, Jen. “Leave Nothing Behind,” The Stranger, March 13

            Myers, Holly. “Emilie Halpern: Jamais Vu,” Los Angeles Times, February 16

            Nisbet, James. “Emilie Halpern: Jamais Vu,” Artforum.com, Critics’ Picks, January

            Williams, Maxwell. “Emilie Halpern: The Oceanic Minimalism of a Contemplative Accumulator,” Flaunt Magazine, No. 119, January

2011     Haendel, Karl. “Country Music: Blum & Poe Gallery,” X-TRA, Vol. 13 No. 3

2010    Holte, Michael Ned. “Best of 2010,” Artforum, December

            Wagley, Catherine. “Looking at Los Angeles: Summer of Love,” interview, Art:21 blog, September 9

            Simblist, Noah. “Emilie Halpern + Eric Zimmerman,” Art Papers, July / August

            Mizota, Sharon. “Art Review: ‘Country Music’ at Blum & Poe,” Los Angeles Times, July 16

            Weathers, Chelsea. “Emilie Halpern and Eric Zimmerman," Artforum.com, Critic’s Pick, June

            Vogel, Wendy. “Emilie Halpern and Eric Zimmerman,” …might be good, Issue #148, May

2009   Mueller, Kurt. "Emilie Halpern," Art Papers, July/August. pg 55

            Oneill-Butler, Lauren. "Emilie Halpern," Artforum.com, April 29

2008   Wagley, Catherine. "Interview with Emilie Halpern," Artslant, June

             Farabee, Mindy. “Abracadabra at Anna Helwing Gallery,” Los Angeles Times, May 22

2007    “A Studio Visit with Emilie Halpern,” New York Foundation for the Arts Magazine, Oct. 31

             Cyphers Wright, Jeffrey, “Greener Pastures, Permanent Midnight,” Chelsea Now, Volume 1, Number 49, Aug. 24

             Machida, Nico, “Meditations on a Post Medium World,” Artslant, August 13

             Ollman, Leah, “Ambiguity is the essence of ‘Beyond Image’,” Los Angeles Times, April 14

             Woodard, Josef, “Art Review: Romance, humor forecast for cloudscape,” Santa Barbara News-Press, March 16

2006    Hainley, Bruce, “Artquake,” New York Times Magazine, October 1

             Threadgill, Brendan, "Emilie Halpern," Art US, Issue 14, July-September

             Meyers, Holly. “Themes of Light and Electricity,” Los Angeles Times, April 28

             Schmerler, Sarah, “The Last Generation,” Time Out New York, January 5-11

2005    Geer, Suvan. “Vacancy,” ArtScene, Vol 24, No. 11. July/August. pgs 26-27

2004    Geer, Suvan. “Emilie Halpern at Anna Helwing Gallery,” Artweek, July/August. pg 21

             Holte, Michael Ned. “Emilie Halpern,“ Artforum.com, Critic’s Pick, May

1998     Murakami, Takashi. “L.A. Art Scene News,” Studio Voice, Tokyo, Japan, Fall



2009    MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, NH

2008    Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

2007    Medium, St. Barthelemy, French West Indies