Emily Roff was born in Houston, Texas in 1992. She completed her B.A. from Wesleyan University where she graduated with honors in Studio Art with a concentration in painting. She has exhibited work at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, the Ezra and Cecile Zilkha Gallery, the O’Kane Gallery at the University of Houston, Academic Gallery, and Local Project. Primarily working with oil paints, Roff now lives and works in New York City.