Emily DuBois (b. 1946) is best known for her innovative and expressive fine art weaving. DuBois is one of the pioneers in the art of digital weaving. She was an early influencer in her field, with a teaching career from the early 1970s to the present.
She has received many awards for her work in weaving, drawing, printmaking, fabric surface design, and mixed media, including the National Endowment for the Arts Individual Artist Fellowship; the California Arts Council Fellowship in Visual Arts, and the Hawai’i State Foundation for Culture and the Arts purchase award.
Her work is in collections including the Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian American Art Museums; the M.H. deYoung Museum, Fine Art Museums of San Francisco; the Oakland Museum, the Honolulu Museum of Art, and the Hawai’i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts, as well as in many more institutions and private collections around the world.