Emma Bee Bernstein



Recent Press and Film Release

Emma's Dilemma (Microscope Cut): on-line release of the Henry Hills Film (Dec. 20, 2014)
Cornelia Barber, "Looking at Emma's Dilemma," Lemon Hound (Feb. 12, 2015)
Michèle Gerber Klein, "Stealing Time: Emma Bee Bernstein" (Brooklyn Rail, Dec. 2014/Jan. 2015)

Emma Bee Bernstein, Self-Portrait, Polaroid, 2006.

Exquisite Fucking Boredom
Polaroids by Emma Bee Bernstein
Microscope Gallery, Brooklyn
May 24 - July 2, 2012
Curated by Phong Bui

Reviews and Articles

"Exquisite Fucking Charms" by Charles Bernstein, Jacket2 (May 25, 2012)
"What We Do Is Secret" by Bradley Rubenstein in Culture Push (May 31, 2012)
Christopher Howard in The L Magazine (June 6, 2012)
Holland Cotter, The Latest Vibe Moved to Brooklyn, New York Times (June 7, 2012)
Anne Sherwood Pundyk, The Brooklyn Rail (July-Aug 2012)
Polaroids in Come Together, Surviving Sandy (2013) show and catalog
On-line catalog essay: Taylor Dafoe

Emma Bee Bernstein, "Self-Portrait in the Red Rose Dress," 2006.

Emma Bee Bernstein: An Imagined Space
curated by Phong Bui
Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, Brooklyn, March 25-April 23, 2011
Press release
Holland Cotter, The New York Times review (April 8, 2011)
Sibila: images from the show
Sovereign Nation pix of show (Tom Winchester)
Alan Davies, "I Think I Understand Emma Bee Bernstein" Jacket2 (2012)


Emma Bee Bernstein--Masquerade: A Retrospective
(Photographs and a slide show)
DOVA Temporary Gallery, University of Chicago, Feb. 5- 27, 2010
Co-curated by Kat Griefen and Laura Letinsky
Catalog: pdf
Essays by Kate Bussard and Matthew Jesse Jackson

Slide show curated by Antonia Pocock, 2 parts
Photographic Medley (2010)

Film by Emma Bee Bernstein
Exquisite Fucking Boredom (2006)
Limited edition DVD available from
Microscope Gallery

GirlDrive by Bernstein and Nona Willis Aronowitz (Seal Press, 2009)
A Tribute to Emma Bee Bernstein, Belladonna, The Elders Series, #4, 2009
Emma's Photos @ Picasa
Memorial Site
Funeral Program
Samuel Henry's photo page

Emma Bee Bernstein Fellowship, A.I.R. Gallery, NYC
Donate here

Montage from Emma's Dilemma (2012) by Henry Hills

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