Fear of ourselves: intimacy/barbarism
Emily’s work addresses our fear of ourselves, playing with the thin veil between our intimacy/barbarism. She invokes womanhood, power play, flesh, hedonism and violence to identify relational patterns that form an almost archetypal narrative.
CV & Education
Godiva Festival, Godiva Calling, 2015 - Spoken Word Winner MC Ultra.
Tate Exchange, Tate Modern, Verbal Warning, June 2018 - Ensemble Actor with EGO.
Fire and Dust, Girl Takeover, July 2019 - Headline Poet.
GertRude Zine, Girl Online, November 2019 - featuring ‘Sock Fetish’ from ‘PVT’ acrylic series.
Broken Grey Wires Zine, Pinocchio’s Got Nothing on You, 2020 - featuring stills from ‘Dizzying Heights’ short film.
Talking Birds, Residency, 6th-24th April 2020 - Research and development residency.
Shoot Festival, Shutdownbutscratching micro-commission, 15th April 2020 - ‘Moulding Masks’, short film.
Theatre Absolute, In-Betweenness commission, June 2020 - Research and Development.
Coventry City of Culture Trust, Reform the Norm commission, October 2020 - ‘Ms Godiva’, acrylic on canvas.