1994 Bar Harbor, Maine


2016 Bachelor of Arts in Photography, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY


2019 Trouble in the Garden, Colorspace Labs, Philadelphia, PA
2018 Olives in the street, Woods Gallery, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
2018 Works by Emma Ressel, The Living Room at Gem, New York, NY
2016 Insatiable Hunger and the Peacock’s Plume, Woods Gallery, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
2014 Storage, Morning Glory Bakery, Bar Harbor, ME


2020 Maggie Hunt, Emma Ressel, Jeanne Seronde Perkins, Susan Van Campen, Goody-B 
Wiseman, Artemis Gallery, Northeast Harbor, ME
2019 The Photography Gala Awards, Fotonostrum Gallery, Barcelona, ES
2019 Lugo: Emma Ressel, Richard Max Gavrich, and Vanessa Kotovich, Vermont Center for Photography, Brattleboro, VT
2019 Family Reunion, Lucas Lucas Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2019 Word of Mouth, Godine Gallery, Boston, MA
2019 The Salon at The Wing, The Wing Soho, New York, NY 
2018 Recognize you when she sees you, Give you the things she has for you, September Gallery, Hudson, NY
2018 Saccharine, New York, NY
2018 Four D Presents Issue 2: Devotional, The Church Troy, Troy, NY
2018 Contemporary Photography 2008-2018, Site:Brooklyn Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2018 Art Bangall, Bangall, NY
2018 An Evening of Performance and Art, William Harvey Studio, Brooklyn, NY
2018 The Salon at the Wing, The Wing, Washington DC
2017 Photo A Go-Go, The Bakery Photo Collective, Portland, ME 
2017 Labs New Artists, Red Hook labs, Brooklyn, NY
2017 Nasty Women Hudson Valley, Instar Lodge, Germantown, NY
2016 Landscape Through the Lens, Artemis Gallery, Northeast Harbor, ME
2015 Emerging Artists, Artemis Gallery, Northeast Harbor, ME
2014 PRO/JECT, Woods Gallery, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
2014 Moderation Show, Woods Gallery, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY


2021 Triple Take Residency, Four D Projects, Prattsville Art Center, Prattsville, NY
2019 Flash Forward 2019, The Magenta Foundation, Toronto, Canada
2019 Winner, 13th Pollux Awards, Still Life Category, The Photography Gala Awards, Barcelona, Spain
2018 The Stinnett Philadelphia Museum of Art Collection Award, Philadelphia, PA
2018 Semifinalist, 92nd Annual International Competition, The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA
2016 Residency, Bard Lugo Land Artist Residency, Lugo (RA), Italy
2015 Photography Senior Project Prize, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
2014 Photography Advisory Board Scholarship, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
2012 Thorndike Scholarship for The Arts, Bar Harbor, ME
2012 Maine Sea Coast Mission Scholarship, Bar Harbor, ME


2017 Olives in the street, monograph, Lugo Land for Edizioni del bradipo. Lugo (RA), Italy.
2016 Insatiable Hunger and the Peacock’s Plume, Emma Ressel, NY.


Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA


Eliza Dumais, “All the Secrets to Shopping Like a Certifiable ‘Wine Person,’” Refinery 29, November 24, 2020.
R29 Editors, "We Asked 8 Photographers to Document Their Go-To Pantry Staples," Refinery 29, May 14, 2020.
Emma Ressel, Interview, The Family Reviews, Brooklyn NY, May 2020. 
Jim Vockler Whyte, "Emma Ressel," Tsuki Journal, May 2020.
Bailey Dale, "Emma Ressel," Aint-Bad, March 24, 2020.
Isabella Kazanecki, "Anti-Thanksgiving," Musée Magazine, November 26, 2019.
Christian Letourneaux, "Cranberry Sauce and its Contents," Compound Butter, November, 2019. 113-115.
Wit López, Interview, Art Blog, Philadelphia, PA, October 2019.
Aint Bad, Issue No. 14, September 2019. 128.
Anton Shebetko, “Under the glass: Portfolio of food photographer Emma Ressel,” Bird in Flight, September 16, 2019.
Elin Spring and Suzanne Révy, "Best Photo Picks Summer 2019," What Will You Remember, July 11, 2019.
PLOT Journal, front and back covers, vol. 8, Spring 2019, p. 25-27
Sara Radin, "How The Wing's Curator Masters the Art of Art Collecting," Domino, March 8, 2019.
Jasmine Clarke, “Emma Ressel,” Aint-Bad, February 14, 2019.
The Strategist, New York Magazine, January 7th, 2018. 37.
The Strategist, New York Magazine, December 24, 2018. 45.
Sarah Cascone, "Editors' Picks, Print Week Edition: 21 Things Not to Miss in New York's Art World This Week," Artnet News, October 22, 2018.
The Cut, "Out of the Box: Artist Edition," New York Magazine, August 20, 2018. 78.
Ashleigh Kane, "25 Photographers to know from across the globe," Dazed & Confused Magazine, July 21, 2017.
Jazmine Hughes, "Pothos," New York Times Magazine, June 11, 2017.
Emma Ressel, Interview, Lady Participate Newsletter, Brooklyn, NY, February 2017.
Dick Broome, “MDI Photographer Blends the Beautiful and Grotesque,” Mount Desert Islander, September 28, 2016.
Emma Ressel, “Still Life with Shoes,” New York Magazine, August 8, 2016. 88-93.
Bard Papers, May, 2016. 15, 51.


2018-20 Presentation, College of the Atlantic, Bar Harbor, ME, September 21.
2018 Artist Lecture, The Center for Experimental Humanities at Bard college, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, February 19.
2016 Presentation, The Photography Program at Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, October 24.
2016 Lecture and Undergraduate Critiques, Lugo Land & Architectural Association School of Architecture Workshop, Lugo, Italy, July 5.

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