Born into a family of Cornish pirates and smugglers Emma developed an obsession with treasures & misdemeanours early on in life. She creates showstopping artworks out of miniature hand-crafted components, often involving precious and curious materials.
Her clients include Hollywood superstar Margot Robbie, Zoe Ball, Danny Dyer & Dawn French.
Emma has been widely exhibited the the UK & overseas. Her 2022 solo exhibiton Pop It Like It’s Hot received glowing reviews in The Evening Standard, BBC News, Time Out Magazine and The Daily Star.
Before branching out on her own Emma worked for Damien Hirst for a total of 7 years, and was involved in the installation of Hirst’s infamous For The Love of God diamond encrusted skull at it’s UK unveiling at White Cube Gallery, London. She studied fine art & illustration at the London College of Printing (BA) and Camberwell College of Art (MA).
Gibbons is a regular feature with Saatchi’s The Other Art Fair and The Affordable Art Fair. He work can be found in galleries throughout the UK, and at fairs in New York, LA, Hong Kong & Shanghai.
CHAPPELL CONTEMPORARY WHITSTABLE
SATURDAY 12.08.2023 – 20.08.2023