PLAYLIST, a 4 person show at 1 GAP Gallery in Brooklyn, on Thursday, January 25, 6-8 pm. 

Curated by Heskin Projects, the show features 4 abstract painters:

Jenifer Kobylarz, Erik den Breejen, Steve DeFrank and me.

The show is on view until April 30, by appointment,

1 GAP Gallery

1 Grand Army Plaza 

Brooklyn, 11238

CHORUS, A Solo Exhibition of Recent Paintings,TenBerke Architects

TenBerke Architects, 41 Madison Ave, New York

September 12 - December 8, 2023

Reception: October 4


CHORUS catalog, essay by Karen Wilkin

Emily Berger: Chorus | Mixam print

On Balance

On Balance

Curated by Mary Birmingham

ART CAKE, Brooklyn, New York.

April - May, 2023


Sight/Unseen, curated by Hanne Tierney, Director of Five Myles Gallery

MyGalleryNYC, Brooklyn, New York.

January-February, 2023

SONIC at Metaphor Projects

I'm pleased to have several new paintings in SONIC at Metaphor Projects in Brooklyn, curated by Julian Jackson, featuring five artists whose work explores the structures of sound and synesthetic suggestion. Feb 12- March 20, 2022

Side to Side, Three Ways

Side to Side, Three Ways

October 4 - 25, 2020


Key Projects

Trestle Art Space

850 Third Avenue

Brooklyn, NY

Review by Karen Wilkin in Hudson Review

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Represented by
11 Women of Spirit: Salon Zurcher

11 Women of Spirit
March 2 - 8, 2020
Galerie Zurcher
33 Bleecker Street
New York, Ny 10012

Recommended by Will Heinrich in The NY Times


Form and Intent

Form and Intent
A satellite exhibition in collaboration with the 5th biennale international of non-objective art
Curated by Bogumila Strojna
October 23 - November 2, 2019

Abstract Project

Thisness and Whatness

Thisness and Whatness 
Curated by Scott Reeds
October 12 - December 12, 2019
Felican University
Rutherford, New Jersey
375 Lorimer Street, Brooklyn
Catalogue with essay by Stephen Maine


Emily Berger and Bob Seng

April 17 - May 17, 2019
Odetta Gallery
269 11th Avenue, Lobby 4, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10001

Emily Berger: Marking Time

Emily Berger: Marking Time
November 10, 2018 - January 6, 2019
Opening Reception: Friday, November 16, 6 - 8 pm
Scholes Street Studio
375 Lorimer Street, Brooklyn
Gallery open before & during all concerts and by appointment

Blurring Boundaries: The Women of American Abstract Artists

Blurring Boundaries: The Women of American Abstract Artists, 1936-Present
November 13 – December 10, 2018

Ewing Gallery of Art + Architecture
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Clara M. Eagle Gallery, Murray State University, Murray, Kentucky, September 27-November 1, 2018

View Catalogue


March 2 - March 31, 2018
Opening Reception: Friday, March 2, 6 - 8 pm
Closing Reception: Saturday, March 31, 4 - 6 pm
Equity Gallery
245 Broome Street, NYC
Gallery Hours: Wed-Fri, 1-7 pm, Sat, 12-6 pm

Between the Color

Between the Color
January 11- February 12, 2018
Opening Reception: January 12, 6 - 9 pm

165 7th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11215
Gallery Hours: Thursday - Sunday, 1-6 pm

Emily Berger: New Paintings

Emily Berger: New Paintings
October 21 - November 19, 2017
Opening Reception: Saturday, October 21, 6 - 9 pm
View Catalogue
Norte Maar
88 Pine Street
Cypress Hills, Brooklyn 11208     

"Effects of Chance, A conversation with Emily Berger", Sharon Butler, Two Coats of Paint
Emily Berger: Rhythm and Light

Emily Berger: Rhythm and Light
September 30 - October 25, 2017
Opening Reception: Thursday, October 5, 6 - 8 pm

Walter Wickiser Gallery
Gallery III 
210 Eleventh Ave, Suite 303
New York, New York 10001

D. Dominick Lombardi, Huffington Post, "Rhythm and Light" at Walter Wickiser Gallery


The Ritual of Construction

The Ritual of Construction
May 19 – July 2, 2017 
Opening Reception: Saturday, May 20, 2017, 4 – 7 pm
Gallery talk with participating artists: Saturday, May 20, 2017, 3 – 4 pm. Catalog available.

With Laura Battle, Emily Berger, Benigna Chilla, Susan Spencer Crowe, Ann Feitelson, Anne Francey, Lisa Hoke, Mona Mark, Altoon Sultan, and Stephen Westfall. Curated by Jeanette Fintz.

Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild
Kleinert/James Center for the Arts

36 Tinker Street
Woodstock, NY, 12498

Intercontinental Line

Intercontinental Line 
May 10 – 20, 2017
Opening Reception: Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 6 – 9 pm. Closing Reception: Saturday, May 20, 2017, 4 – 9pm. 

With Delnau, Yifat Gat, Ania Szprynger, Bogumila Strojna, Shawn Stipling, Emily Berger, Daniel G. Hill, Creighton Michael, Munira Naqui, and Tenesh Weber. Curated by Bogumila Strojna and Daniel G. Hill.


Abstract Project
5, rue des Immeubles Industriels
75011, Paris
Gallery Hours: Wed–Sat, 2–7 pm

Black Box

Black Box
A traveling exhibition of postcards by international artists
June 2017 – 2019
Organized by Arvid Boecker

Centre d’art contemporain
Metz, France
Traveling to Germany, Belgium and Luxembourg, details TBA
Boecker Contemporary, Heidelberg, Germany

Monoprints for Sale at the Met Store

Several monoprints from the Bound Brook Series are now available at The Met Store on the Mezzanine Gallery at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Visit in-store or call 212-570-3767 for more information. More prints are available at VanDeb Editions,

Painting is Not a Good Idea

Painting is Not a Good Idea
November 19, 2016 - January 7, 2017
Opening Reception: Saturday, November 19, 3 - 6 pm

Emily Berger, David Fratkin, Colleen Randall, Jo Ann Rothschild, Elizabeth Yamin
950 Dorchester Ave.
Boston, MA 02125
Gallery Hours: Friday and Saturday, 12-5 pm
Monday-Thursday, by appointment

Review in the Boston Globe for "Painting is Not a Good Idea" at HallSpace
Werner Drewes and 80 years of the American Abstract Artists

Werner Drewes and 80 years of the American Abstract Artists
November 2 – 26, 2016

Washington Printmakers Gallery
1641 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20007
Werner Drewes, Emily Berger, James Gross, Daniel G. Hill, Creighton Michael, Kim Uchiyama, Vera Vasek and Thornton Willis

The Fairchild Gallery at Lauinger Library, Georgetown University
Panel Discussion: Thursday, 17 November, 6 - 8 pm
37th & N Streets, N.W.

Chromatic Space

Chromatic Space
September 22 - November 5, 2016
Opening Reception: September 22, 6 - 8 pm

American Abstract Artists
Curated by Jonathan Lippincott
Shirley Fiterman Art Center
City University of New York, BMCC
81 Barclay Street, NY, NY 10007

Abstraction 2016: Color and Surface

Abstraction 2016: Color and Surface
October 20 - November 17, 2016
Opening Reception: October 20, 4 - 7 pm
Emily Berger, Rick Lewis, Claire Seidl, Zhang Hong
Central Connecticut State University
Chen Fine Arts Building
1615 Stanley Street
New Britain, CT 06050
Gallery Hours: Monday – Friday, 1-4 pm

Odetta Gallery

 Some work featured on 1st Dibs and Artsy with the Odetta Gallery and the Shim Network.

The Art Project at the Oakman

Several of my paintings and framed works on paper are installed at the Oakman in Jersey City, NJ.