I’m the co-founder of Nemesis Global, a think tank based in Berlin, Helsinki, and NYC. I also founded K-HOLE (2011-2016). Full bio is available here. 
Recent projects include: The Stars in our Stars essay (Tank Magazine), Digital Bauhaus Summit lecture, Delusion-du-Jour reading with Natasha Stagg, Every Generation is a Blank Generation interview (Die Literarische Welt), (Post-)Empire State of Mind on How To Murder Your Life (Texte zur Kunst), Design and Language course (Gerrit Rietveld Academie). Older things: Novel Leak #2 installation (Project Native Informant), Boat Rage (Berlin Biennial), Novel Leak #1 installation (Witte de With Contemporary Art Center), Notes on M~a~g~e~n~t~a essay (Flash Art). “Art in an Overseen World” (New Museum), Critical Tr*lling Panel (Concordia School of the Arts), Graphic Narratives course with Michael Rock (Columbia GSAPP), Energy as Clickbait talk with Doug Coupland (Frieze London 2015), Issey Miyake cover story (Flash Art), Interview with Alexa Chung (British Vogue), Creative Direction for Genius, Genius.to.be, Genius x Simon Denny at MoMA PS1, Mercury Retrograde Essay (e-flux supercommunity), World Economic Forum Global Agenda Council on the Future of the Consumer Industries, TEDxVaduz limited bomber jacket (Contemporary Art Daily), Learning from the MA-1: The Future of Luxury Branding (TEDx Talk), K-HOLE presents YOUTH MODE (Serpentine Gallery), What’s the Energy of Your Energy Drink (essay on DIS Magazine) (lecture at MoMA PS1), Who Wears All Black talk (MoMA PS1), Vanity Quest, Normcore Research (Suzannegeiss.net), Collapsonomics, On Smart Drugs & Concentration (Fiktion), contribution to Solution Love (Sternberg Press), Future Patrol blog (Wolff Olins), Hood by Air Interview with Shayne Oliver (Business of Fashion), Interview with Cory Arcangel and Paul Chan (032c), Selects (032c), Interview with Helen DeWitt, Tent Cities essay(2009)

b.1988 New York, NY




Press about me: British Vogue, Dazed Digital, Fast Company’s 100 Most Creative People in Business

I’ve worked on client projects for Comme des Garçons, Prada, DKNY, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Target, Marriott, Ritz-Carlton,
St. Regis, Kickstarter, Coach, Uniqlo, National Geographic, and many others.

For more information on trend research, strategy, and consulting, please contact info@emilysegal.net




Photo (c) Calla Henkel & Max Pitegoff
N.Y. / Berlin (c) 2017
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