I have been honored to have my work featured by publications and corporations such as Instagram, Apple,, the Huffington Post, the New York Times, Getty Images,  Architecture MN Magazine, Minneapolis Magazine and others. I also have had my work displayed in galleries and art shows. 

@Instagram has featured my photos with their audience of over 250 million people on five separate occasions.  

You can see the most recent features here and here.

Some Press Highlights:

Below is an incomplete listing of publications, interviews & shows before 2016:

Art of Edina May 2016 "The Umbrella That Traveled the World" A 3.5 month show at the Galleria of Edina. Click here for details. 

Minnesota Fashion Week: #FWMN Refresh | The Digital Space 4/14/16 

Edina Art Center: Jan - March 2016 Teacher Show. 

At Random Pop-Up Featured Artist: March, April & May

Wisconsin State Parks 2016 Calendar: Cover photo. Also - photo for the month of December. Distributed to over 88,000 people. Also will be on display at their awards ceremony at Monona Terrace, Madison, WI in Nov, 2015.

Northern Grade, NYC: Featured artist of their Flagship Store in NYC. 4 large 30" x 30" art pieces will hang in the store as well as entire collection of cards will be available for retail

Fjallraven St Paul: "Artist of the Month" 3 Pieces of Art displayed Dec 1- Dec 31, 2015.  Also, an appearance & general info session: "iPhone Photography How-To" on Saturday, December 5th

Holidazzle Holiday-Mart Gallery Exhibitor Nov-Dec 2015

Edina Art Center: "Up North" Holiday Gift Gallery. November 12- December 23, 2015. Featuring holiday card line and 10 Art Canvases on walls. 

Northern Grade 2015: Solar Arts Building.  NorthEast Oct 31- Nov 1: Art displayed for the duration of this traveling American-Made Goods Market

Mall of America: One photo in the Minnstameets Photo Gallery located on the second floor near J Crew for the month of October. 

Minneapolis Institute of Art: Pop Up Exhibition with MN4MN Blank Canvas project on Thursday, Sept 24th 5pm-9pm

MSP Magazine - ASID MN Showcase Home in Minneapolis - 2 pieces on display. Sept 18, 2015 - Oct 11, 2015

Edina Art Center: Selected artist in the 31st Annual Member's Juried Show September 17  - October 28, 2015

Giive Organization: winner of the @Snapwire Photo Challenge -  Submitters asked to enter an image that best captures the "arts as we know it." This beautiful photo showcases the simple art and natural beauty of the world fused with technology. The winner received a cash prize and a spotlight on our web site. 08/2015

MN4MN: July 30, 2015 The MN4MN Blank Canvas Project aims to explore the intersection of art, design, fashion and photography. The project invited 13 local Twin-Cities artists and photographers to collaborate on a showcase of inspiration and creativity.

Sebastian Joe's. May - June 2015. Linden Hills, Minneapolis, MN.  My own show.

Equation MN: An upscale boutique in Edina, MN. June 2015 as part of the Edina Art Fair. July 2015: window display creative collaboration.

Explore MN: Photo used as a 30+ foot banner on the side of a building in Denver May 2015

Minneapolis Institute of Arts: photo included in a pop-up exhibit as a part of the Third Thursday "No Filter" event in May 2015

Columbus Museum of Art. Feb 6, 2015-March 22, 2015. Curated Mobile Photo Exhibit - I had two photos on display in this show. My photos were selected out of more than 45,000 photos submitted by 5,000 photographers from 89 countries and 6 continents. This show was recently written about in The New York Times, Newsweek, and the Huffington Post. My photo was included in the Huffington Post blog piece.

Ambient Gallerie Mpls, MN. Nov 7 2014-Jan 3 2015 A collection of local photographers

Photoville NYC, NY  Sept 18-Sept 28, 2014. One of the largest photographic events in New York City.



HAYO Magazine April 2016

Minneapolis St Paul Magazine Feb 2016 "Who Is that @shineonyoucraydiamond"

Freedom Thinkers: Featured Artist Jill Emmer Fall 2015

Star Tribune: Through Your Eyes: Amazing Reader Photos from State Fair Sept 2015

Hashtagged Podcast: August 2015

MN4MN: July 2015 Photographer - Jill Emmer

Huffington Post: "The Umbrella that Traveled the World" June 2015

RedCurrent Blog: "Shutterbugs: Minnstameets Connects MSP Area’s Mobile Photogs..." May 2015

IphonePhotography School: "How Jill Emmer Creates Amazing Whimsical iPhone Photos" April 2015

Magazine Interview: Edina Magazine Interview March 2015: "Edina Photographers Showcase Their Art on Social Media"

Web Interview: February 2015  Snapwire "Girl With A Photo Habit"

Web Interview: December 2014 "Post The People"

TV Interview: June 2014, Kare11 (NBC) interview in the news story  "Instagram Photos Bring Minnesota Together"



Midwest Living Magazine: April 2016 Issue "Best of Midwest Travel Guide"

Hayo Magazine: 10 Reasons to Visit Minnesota

Getty Images January 2016

Huffington Post:

Stunning Images Reflect The World We Live In, Quite Literally

Road Trip to Ohio's "The Spot"

The Umbrella That Traveled The World

Wind & Willow Winter 2015 Look Book

Explore Minnesota :

Summer 2015:  My photo used as a 30 foot tall wall banner advertisement in Denver, Colorado

2 Photos in their First Published book "Only In Minnesota" Spring 2015

Tourism Poster in the Summer 2014:  distributed quarterly throughout our great state

Tourism Poster in the Fall 2014: distributed quarterly throughout our great state

Midwest Living:

A photo in their "Best Of The Midwest" Issue April 2015.

A photo in their "National Parks" Issue May 2015

Huffington Post: "Road Trip to Ohio's 'The Spot'"

MN Lottery "31 Photos of Minnesota That Will Leaf You Feeling Warm Inside"

Pickles Travel Blog: ranked number one in the "Top 10 Instagram Accounts in Minnesota"

Ordinary_Creative Blog