New York NY – Emily Hass was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and lives and works in New York. She has been awarded grants from the New York Foundation for the Arts (2012), the McCloy Fellowship in Art (2009) and residencies at the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation (2013, 2010) and the Millay Colony for the Arts (2012).
Selections from her series Altonaer Strasse were included in the 2011 Heimatkunde exhibition at the Jewish Museum Berlin and are now part of the museum’s permanent collection. Her work has been reviewed in the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, featured in Der Tagesspiegel, Design Observer and on NPR’s Berlin Stories.
She has graduate degrees in psychology and design from Harvard University.