Kristen Joy Emack
1995 Group show at First Expressions Gallery, Boston, MA
1996/97 Group show at First Expressions Gallery, Boston MA
2001 Group show at Sacramento Street Gallery, Cambridge, MA.
2003 Group Show, Boston City Hall, Boston, MA.
2003 Recipient of Honorable Mention in Smithsonian Magazine Photo Competition
2003-5 Participant in CAOS, Cambridgeport Open Studios, Cambridge, MA.
2012 Winner of Featured Online Image, Confessions of a Prop Junkie
2013 Winner of Featured Online Image, Project 12
2014 Awarded Best Photographer in Cambridge, SCOUT Magazine, Cambridge, MA.
2015 Winner of FACES Gallery, PDN Magazine/Photo District News. Published September 2015
2016 Winner of Best Friends Gallery, Rangefinder Magazine, Published January 2016
2016 Participant in CAOS, Cambridge Open Studios, Cambridge, MA
2016 Group Show, Kathryn Schultz Gallery, Cambridge, MA.
2017 Strange Fire Collective: Call and Response: Art as Resistance, curated by Hamidah Glasgow
2017 The Curated Fridge, Wonder, curated by Arlette Kayafas
2017 The Griffin Museum of Photography 23rd Juried Exhibition for Instagram, curated by Hamidah Glasgow
2017 New England Regional Photographer’s Showcase, an annex exhibition to The Fence.
2018 Maud Morgan Arts, Community Spotlight Gallery, Cambridge, MA., curated by Borina Kantcheva
2018 Don't Smile, Home Exhibition, curated by Davida Carta. Image included in the Don't Smile, Year Two Zine.
2018 Photo-Emphasis, Familiar/Familial Exhibition, curated by Rachel Jump
2018 The Curated Fridge, Under The Sun, curated by Ann Jastrab
2018 Blue Sky Gallery, #Touchbluesky, curated by Christopher Rauschenberg
2018 SHOTS Magazine NO. 141 Home, published by Doug Beasley, edited by Elizabeth Flinsch
2019 The Sun Magazine, April 2019, issue 520, published by Rob Bowers, edited by Rachael J. Elliott
2019 Cambridge Art Association, National Prize Show 2nd Place Winner, curated by Steve Locke and Camilo Alvarez
2019, HumbleArts, Loss, curated by Tara Wray and Jon Feinstein
2019 Photographic Resource Center, EXPOSURE 2019, curated by Mark Alice Durant
2019 Griffin Museum of Photography, Juried Members Show, curated by Julie Grahame
2019 The Immigrant Story, shown at Pro Photo Lab and also community wall/drawers at Blue Sky Gallery, Portland, OR
2019 Cambridge Art Association, Emerging Artists Exhibition, curated by Chanel Thervil
2019 New England Regional Photographer’s Showcase, an annex exhibition to The Fence.
2019 Cambridge Art Association Open Photo Exhibit, curated by Karen Haas
Critical Mass Top 50 2019
2019 Humble Arts Foundation, Love, Actually, online exhibition curated by Jon Feinstein
2019 PDN Emerging 30 nominee, Photo District News
Black Box Gallery, Portland, OR, Framed Portrait Exhibition
2020 Danforth Museum of Art, Family Circle, curated by Jessica Roscio
2020 Joyce Elaine Grant Exhibition, Texas Women's University, juror, Lisa Sutcliffe
2020 Cambridge Art Association, Members Show, curated by Jessica Roscio
2004 Recipient of Grant for Women in Photography, Maine Media Workshops
2019 Mass Cultural Council Fellowship Grant recipient
2019 Photolucidia's Michael Reichmann Project Grant
2018 Boston Voyager Magazine, Meet Kristen Emack
2018 The Horn Book, Race In Fairy Tales
2019 ARTSAKE, Real Stories/Real People in Your Art
SHADE Podcast, interview on Black Childhood by London based interviewer, Lou Mensah
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