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Emily Cate Sabree (b.1981) is an oil painter interested in how disposable items and leisure activities are integral to contemporary American consumer culture. Originally from Jackson, Mississippi, Sabree lives and works in Manhattan.


Emily is a resident artist member of the Salmagundi Club and a member of the Art Students League of New York where she studied portraiture and figure painting with Sharon Sprung. A former art educator, Emily has degrees in museum studies and curriculum and instruction. Her work is in private collections across the United States.


In 2023, Emily was an artist in residence at the Ora Lerman Charitable Trust and her work was in MYTHOS at The Painting Center in Chelsea curated by Clintel Steed, Postcards From Paradise at Voss Gallery San Francisco, and the Affordable Art Fair NYC with treat gallery. Emily's work was also featured at the Nordstrom NYC Flagship home store. Emily is currently working on large scale oil paintings for release in late 2024. 



2023 Curious Spontaneity Group exhibition, Nordstrom Flagship Home Store, New York, NY

2023 Postcards From Paradise Group exhibition, Voss Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2023 Affordable Art Fair, treat gallery, New York, NY 

2023 MYTHOS Group exhibition, Curated by Clintel Steed, The Painting Center, New York, NY

2022 Summer Lovin' Group exhibition, treat gallery, New York, NY

2022 Piccolo Group exhibition, Emerge Gallery, Saugerties, NY

2022 The Color of Nature Group exhibition, Inside Small Art Exhibits, Rockland, NY

2022 Art in the Time of Corona Vol. 3 Group exhibition, Dab Art Co., Los Angeles, CA

2022 Group exhibition, The Student Concours, Art Students League of New York, NY

2022 ETERNITY Group exhibition, The Holy Art Gallery, London, UK
2022 Best in Show Group exhibition, Emerge Gallery, Saugerties, NY
2022 Group exhibition, Rockland Arts Festival, Rockland, NY



2023 Artist Residency, Soaring Gardens at the Ora Lerman Charitable Trust, Laceyville, PA

2023 Guest Curator, Summer Saudade, Art y Honey Gallery, New York, NY 

2023 Witness Magazine Spring Issue Cover Artist, University of Las Vegas, NV 

2022 Artist Talk, Troy University, Troy, AL 

2022 Artist Residency, JX Farms, Cleveland MS 

2022 Artist Talk, Emerge Gallery, Saugerties, NY

2022 Artist Interview, The Color of Nature Exhibition, Ridgewood, NJ 

Gallery partners

Art y Honey Gallery, New York, NY,

Autumn Elise Gallery, 103 East River Road, Rumson, NJ 

Pacesetter Gallery, 310 Ridge Way, Flowood, MS,

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