Emily Stokes Associate Professor of Art


M.F.A., Arizona State University
B.A., Wellesley College

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Emily Stokes holds a Master of Fine Arts degree in printmaking from Arizona State University and bachelor’s degree in studio art and English from Wellesley College. She has had solo exhibitions at Illinois Wesleyan University, Arizona State, and the University of Michigan Hospital. Her work has also been part of group exhibitions at galleries across the country. Honors include a "Purchase Award" at the 29th Annual McNeese Works on Paper Juried Exhibition (2016), an Alice C. Cole '42 Alumnae Grant from Wellesley (2014), and “Best of Show” honor at the Mid-American Print Council’s juried show (2008). Stokes also has presented papers at the Southeastern College Art Association and Mid-American Print Council conferences. Prior to joining Northwestern's faculty, she taught at Owens Community College in Toledo, Ohio, and served as an instructor for the Ann Arbor Art Center in Ann Arbor, Mich.

29th Annual McNeese Works on Paper Exhibition, McNeese State University, Lake Charles, LA, 2016

Press Play National Juried Printmaking Exhibition, Lincoln Center Gallery, Fort Collins, CO, 2016

Valdosta National All-media Exhibition, Valdosta State University Gallery, Valdosta, GA, 2016

Leah, Te Paske Gallery, Northwestern College, Orange City, IA, 2016

Northwestern College Faculty Show, Campus Center Gallery, Dordt College, Sioux Center, IA, 2016

Print Austin, Little Pink Monster Gallery, Austin, TX, 2015

92nd Annual All-media National Juried Exhibition, Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, MI, 2014

Printed Image 5, Alice C. Sabatini Gallery, Topeka, KS, 2014

As They Are - Cole '42 grant recipient group exhibition, Jewett Gallery, Wellesley, MA, 2014

2014 National All Media Open Juried Exhibition, Providence Art Club, Providence, RI, 2014

Midwest Multiples, Nemeth Art Center, Park Rapids, MN, 2013

33rd Annual Paper in Particular, Sidney Larson Gallery, Columbia College, Columbia, MO, 2012

Adjunct Faculty, Owens Community College, Toledo, OH

Instructor, Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, MI

Instructor of Record, Arizona State University School of Art

Purchase Award, 29th Annual McNeese Works on Paper juried exhibition, 2016

Alice C. Cole '42 Alumnae Grant, Wellesley College, 2014

Third Award, The NOW WOW Project juried exhibition at Hudson Gallery, Sylvania, OH, 2011

Artist Summer Residency, Wilson College, Chambersburg, PA, 2010

Shindell "Rock, Paper, Scissors" Printmaking Award, Arizona State University School of Art, 2009

Best of Show, Mid American Print Council Juried Show, 2008