By emoorheadwallace

Emily Moorhead-Wallace is an art and artist advocate in Chicago, Illinois.

Janet Austin and Emily Moorhead-Wallace reveal Nestful

Chicago Sculpture International and The Chicago Park District announce a new Chicago Tree Project installation in Lincoln Park. Chicago Sculpture International member artists Janet Austin and Emily Moorhead-Wallace are collaborating with the Chicago Park District on a pollinator support tree sculpture. Chicago, IL (October 28, 2021) – This month artists Janet Austin and Emily Moorhead-Wallace reveal their completed tree habitat sculpture, Nestful, located across from the Farm-in-the-Zoo in Lincoln Park. The sculpture is supported by the Chicago Park District and artist group Chicago Sculpture International in their collaborative venture, the Chicago Tree Project. Reclaimed and scrap material from the artists’…

Drawing at Pyramid Hill

Moorhead-Wallace to exhibit her design proposal for the Springer School & Center’s Artist in Residence sculpture. Garden Respite: Water Collection Awning, Pen on paper, 11 3⁄4 x 7 1⁄2 inches is part of the Mid-South Sculpture Alliance’s Interdisciplinary Sculpture Conference exhibition “From the Rejected Files”. The work will be on display September 13th – October 23rd, 2021. Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park1763 Hamilton Cleves Road,Hamilton Ohio 45013

“Garden Respite” student collaboration

Chicago artist and Springer School and Center alumna Emily Moorhead-Wallace spent two weeks with students teaching them how to make wood cut prints and also using the original carved wood to create an outdoor bench for the on-campus student garden. All students learned with Emily during their art classes and a smaller group of eight-graders worked on the collaborative outdoor sculpture bench. Both the prints on paper and the bench are part of Springer’s permanent art collection. 3-D sculptor visits Springer as Artist in Residence Jul 03, 2021 – The Cincinnati Enquirer (Ohio) Board and Executive Moves Chicago artist Emily Moorhead-Wallace spent…

Moorhead-Wallace Awarded Residency

This April Moorhead-Wallace will create a site specific outdoor sculpture with Springer School & Center’s middle school students . The two week residency will focus on the school’s outdoor classroom. See below link for more information about the Cincinnati, Ohio based school. https://www.springer-ld.org/ Check back next month for more details!

Digital Inauguration: Live

The digital inauguration of my pollinator habitat sculpture, “Meg Chilidae, Prairie Sanctuary” is now live. Check out the video, photos, and native bee information at the link below! Meg Chilidae, Prairie Sanctuary: online opening