Tracey Emin (British, 1963)

Tracey Emin

British | 1963

Tracey Emin is a British Postwar & Contemporary artist who was born in 1963. Her work is currently being shown at multiple venues like National Gallery of Australia in Canberra. Numerous key galleries and museums such as Scottish National Gallery have featured Tracey Emin's work in the past.Tracey Emin's work has been offered at auction multiple times, with realized prices ranging from 30 USD to 4,365,646 USD, depending on the size and medium of the artwork. Since 1998 the record price for this artist at auction is 4,365,646 USD for My Bed, sold at Christie's London in 2014. Tracey Emin has been featured in articles for ArtDaily, Daily Art Magazine and Sydney Morning Herald. The most recent article is Royal College of Art Celebrates 10th Consecutive Year as World’s Leading University for Art and Design written for ArtLyst in April 2024.

Artist's alternative names: Tracy Emin

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Current Exhibitions

Deep inside my heart

National Gallery of Australia
Canberra | Australia
Nov 25,2023 - May 19,2024

Acts Of Creation: On Art And Motherhood

Bristol | UK
Mar 09,2024 - May 26,2024


Modigliani Nude Last Sold in 1950 Leads Modern Made Sale
Royal College of Art Celebrates 10th Consecutive Year as World’s Leading University for Art and Design
NGV Triennial: More than 1,063,000 Visitors See Blockbuster Exhibition


..Emin’s work is characterised by an honesty and directness that is often made poignant by her use of humour, using both image and text, and these qualities are especially vivid in her works on paper...

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Royal Academy of Arts

..Monoprint drawing and printmaking, and in particular etching, have been an important part of Tracey Emin’s creative output since the beginning of her life as an artist...

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Royal Academy of Arts

..Emin, who came to prominence as an artist in the 1990s, is internationally celebrated for her challenging, profound, and deeply poetic work across a wide range of media...

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White Cube, Hong Kong

..Similarly to Picasso's famous 'Blue Period', where he painted in shades of blues and greens to emphasise his personal melancholy, Emin's neutral colour palette suggests the pain of separation and an anxious...

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White Cube, São Paulo

..Eschewing mimesis, Emin focuses on transmitting the emotional essence of her experiences through a confessional but open-ended dialogue with both herself and the wider world...

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Xavier Hufkens, 6 rue St-Georges

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