Emily Moorhead-Wallace is an art and artist advocate in Chicago, Illinois. She earned a BFA in Studio Sculpture from Miami University of Ohio and a MFA in Interdisciplinary Fine Arts from Washington University in St. Louis. Moorhead and her husband, J. Taylor Wallace, combine construction experience and design expertise in rehabilitating their turn-of-the-century brick home on Chicago’s Southside. Moorhead’s work is exhibited nationally, predominately showing in the central U.S. She has been a featured lecturer at various institutions including Capital University in Columbus, Ohio and Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois among many others. She has been an artist in residence at The Torpedo Factory in Alexandria, Virginia, FugScreens in Chicago, Illinois, and the Springer School & Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. Additionally, Moorhead is the Board of Directors President for Chicago Sculpture International, a non-profit organization devoted to championing sculptors and the creation of sculpture through public exhibitions and programming.

 Recent creative projects include:
UnFunction, Alice F. and Harris K. Weston Gallery, Cincinnati Arts Association, Cincinnati, OH
Guest Panelist: Create Panel, OWN IT Summit, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO
Assistant Instructor, Visual and Performing Art Study in India, Sanskriti Museum Residency, Delhi, India

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emoorheadwallace.com, chicagosculpture.org

instagram: @studiomoorwall