'Stylish and surreal, dreamy and delicious, this is contemporary art at the top of its game.' Art Republic Gallery

'Through witty collage she explores our relationship to the environment and our fetish for celebrities and beautiful models, their bodies etioted, as though they have subsumed the pedestals they were placed upon.' Sarah Jane Downing, The Big Issue

'Beautiful, highly original and certainly collectable' Will Ramsey, Sunday Times Style Magazine

'Born from the verdant greens of Dorset in the South West UK, Emerson pursued an artistic career that felt like a natural progression for her, most of her family having also pursued creative paths. This deep-rooted involvement with nature from such an early age is so clear in her works while maintaining an urban edge. The soft silhouettes of her models echo vegetal forms in their elegance, such as a swaying tree branch or a tall and wilting flower, furthered by the sawdust and charcoal that Emerson often finishes her prints with. Emerson confirms natural forms as one of her main influences, along with silhouettes and the rambling treasure troves in the V&A Museum.

Having first discovered printmaking when studying Fine Art at Kingston University in 2004, Emerson found great appeal in printmaking; the ability to layer, combine mediums, source new techniques and rediscover traditional ones fit so well with her layered and textural style. Her ability to utilise more traditional subject matter in a totally unique way is what has attracted publications such as Vogue and The Sunday Times to feature her works, and enabled her to exhibit internationally.

'Emerson capitalises on the traditional trope of the female silhouette by subverting the conventional shape, often portraying her women with extended, trailing limbs that place them somewhere between supernatural figure and supermodel. Emerson describes herself as sitting in ‘an unhappy paradox’ with the work she makes, being lured by the beautiful, but overcome with the desire to subvert, explore and change it. As bombarded by imagery of the ‘perfect’ female form as we are in contemporary pop culture, Emerson uses innovative techniques to create depictions of strong, different and beautiful women that find their power in nonconformity.' Nelly Duff Gallery


2019, Album artwork for Richard Macklin
2018, Shortlisted Rise Art Print Award

2017, Long listed Taylor Wessing Photography Exhibition

2015, Winner Bridgeman Studio Award

Finalist Young Masters Award

2014, Artist in Residence, Somerset House, The National Open Arts 

Guiness World record, Largest Cyanotype Photograph. 

Lecture, The Alternative Photography Collective, London.

2011, Judge The National Arts Open Competition

2010, Album covers for Fiona Bevan and Riddler

2009, P&O Cruises, 15 large commissioned art works. 
Triumph Underwear billboard campaign

2010 - 2020

H Fusion Magazine, Creative Review, BBC London News Night, Amelia Magazine Interview, Huck Magazine Interview, Wall Street International Magazine, The Londonist review. The Huffington Post, Sunday Times Style Magazine, The Evening Standard, Financial Times How to Spend It Magazine Special Arts Edition, The Telegraph online, Harpers Bazaar, The Sunday Times, Vogue, Country and Townhouse Magazine, Tattler, Another Magazine, 20 x 20 Magazine, The Independent.


Forthcoming Exhibitions:

'Women by Women', Group exhibition Libert Gallery, Royal Over Seas League, London
London Original Print Fair, Royal Academy, Smithson Gallery
Solo show 'Oracle' Cast Gallery, Dorset

Royal West of England Academy Open
New York Affordable Art Fair, Decorazon Gallery
Society of Women Artists, Mall Gallery
Woolwich Contemporary Print Fair 
Art Car Boot Fair London and Margate  'Love' Edition, Smithson Galley, London

Choose Love Somerset House curated by Print Club London

Turner Barnes Gallery group Exhibition, Essex, UK

Hong Kong Affrodable Art Fair, Turner Barnes Gallery


Circle gallery, St Ives, group exhibition with The House of Artists, UK

Phantoms, Fairhurst Gallery, UK (Solo)

New York and London Affordable Art Fair, Decorazon Gallery

Brussell’s Affordable Art Fair, Liberty Gallery


Art Palm Springs, Decorazon Gallery, USA

The National Art Open, The Barge house, London

Imperfect Illusions, Joint exhibition, Turner Barnes gallery, UK

Revolutions, Viking Gallery
 Blisters, Paperback edition, Print Club, London
 New York and Stockholm
Affordable Art Fair, Decorazon Gallery


Visions and Voices, Joint Exhibition, Decorazon Gallery, NYC Skirball Center, New York, USA

The London Art Fair, Decorazon Gallery

Art on a Postcard, Maddox Gallery, London

New York, Hong Kong, Singapore, Stockholm and London Affordable Art Fairs, Decorazon Gallery
Bristol Affordable Art Fair, Smithson Gallery

Enigma’s, Turner Barnes Gallery, Essex, UK (Solo)

Aurora, The Club at The Ivy, London (Solo)

There and Now, Leontia Gallery, London

Finalist Young Masters, Sphinx Fine Art, London, curated by Cynthia Corbett Gallery, London

Kinds of Blue, Candida Stevens Fine Art, Chichester

Texas Contemporary, Decorazon Gallery

Dog Days, Hang Up Gallery, London

Good Figures, Mall Galleries, London, curated by Candida Stevens

The London Art Fair, Fiumano Fine Art, London


Ventique, Smithson Gallery, London (Solo)

The Moon is no Door, Opus Gallery, Gloucestershire, UK (Solo)

Sirens, Hang Up Gallery, London (Solo)

Paint on Paper, Hollywood Rd Gallery, London

Carnival, Imitate Modern Gallery, London

Winter Salon, The Lloyds Club, Roberta Moore Contemporary

London, Mexico City and New York AAF, Decorazon Gallery

Hong Kong AAF, Fiumano Fine Art, Hong Kong

Macmillan De'Longhi Art Auction, Bonham’s, RCA, London

Façade, Rosie Emerson and Nina Fowler, Anise Gallery, London

Femme, Studio 1019, Decorazon Gallery, Dallas, USA

Shrine, Roberta Moore, The Chelsea Club, London (Solo)

Harvey Nichols, Knightsbridge, London (Solo)

Altered Forms, Rosie Emerson, Anja Niemi and Nancy Fouts, Hang Up Gallery, London

Rapture, Roberta Moore Contemporary, Cheltenham, UK

Guts for Garters, COB Gallery, London

Singapore AAF, Fiumano Fine Art
Celebration, Fiumano Fine Art, London

Sex and Death Guts for Garters, Carnaby Street, London

Alchemy, Art at Annoushka, London (Solo)

Nostalgia, Rook and Raven Gallery, London

In Darkness Blooms, View Art Gallery

Anatomy, Guts for Garters, COB Gallery, London

Macmillan De Longi Art Auction, Bonham’s, London
London Fashion Weekend, Somerset House, London

Surreal Women, Guts for Garters- COB Gallery, London

MoMac Pop Up, Roberta Moore Gallery, Cheltenham, UK

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