Emilie Crewe (she/her | b. 1987, Québec City, Canada — raised in Pittsburgh, PA, USA) is an interdisciplinary artist based on the stolen, sacred and ancestral territories of the sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh), and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) nations, also known as Vancouver, Canada. Her artwork often takes the form of video installation, single-channel video, multi-channel video and sketch-work (drawings, collections & archives). She holds an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and a BFA from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University. Her work is exhibited internationally in galleries, museums, artist-run centres, experimental film/video festivals, and as public art.
Select exhibition history includes the AC Institute in New York, NY (solo), the Zhou B. Art Center in Chicago, IL, Aggregate Space Gallery in Oakland, California, and the Governor's Island Art Fair in New York, NY (solo). Screenings include The Chicago Underground Film Festival, The Labor Party at the Carnegie Museum of Art in Pittsburgh, PA, Streams & Channels at the Hudson Valley Museum of Contemporary Art in Peekskill, NY, OK.Video FLESH at the National Gallery of Indonesia, Alchemy Film and Moving Image Festival in Hawick, UK, and Photophobia: Contemporary Moving Image Festival via Hamilton Artists Inc. and The Art Gallery of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.