Emily Hamilton Laux is a photographic and installation artist whose work addresses ideas about the human relationship with internal and external worlds. Her most recent project Beauty Versus Beauty examines the way society experiences biodiversity in the botanical world.
In 2017, Laux exhibited work from Beauty Versus Beauty at the Griffin Museum of Photography, the Davis Orton Gallery, the Westport Arts Center, and the Ridgefield Artists Guild. Her work has also been exhibited Norwalk’s ARTWorks Gallery, the Westport Historical Society, Fairfield County Bank and Simon Pearce. Her work is in numerous private collections.
Laux maintains a studio at Firing Circuits Studios in Norwalk, and is member of the Westport Artists Collective and the Ridgefield Guild of Artists.
Previously, Laux worked as a writer, editor in financial publishing in New York, London and Hong Kong. In Connecticut, she worked as a photojournalist, gallery manager and arts publicist.
Born in Saigon, and raised in Cambodia, Paris and Washington, Laux has an MA from the American University School of International Service and a BA is from Tulane University. She lives in Westport, CT.