illustrator | b.1992 | london

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:: COMMISSIONS & CONTACT :: [email protected]

Charlotte Edey is an illustrator working across print, tapestries and ceramics. Softly surreal, the themes of identity and balance are explored within fluid and impossible spaces. Drawing on modernist architecture and vastly arid landscapes, the scenes are punctuated with touches of lush, organic idyll and miniature figures. This use of scale and visual contrasts explores the delicate and precarious nature of equilibrium.

Following her Foundation year at Chelsea School of Art in 2011, her work has been exhibited across the UK at venues including The Oxo Tower, Somerset House & The Arnolfini alongside galleries across the USA, Russia and Europe. Charlotte was recently showcased as part of the Great Women Artists: Women on Instagram exhibition at Mother London and selected for the Artist of The Day 2018 exhibition at Flowers Gallery, Mayfair.

:: SELECTED CLIENTS ::

Penguin Random House, BBC News, BBC World Service, Vogue Fashion’s Night Out, Monica Vinader, Liberty London, Fiorelli, Kristjana Williams Studio, Gal-dem, San Pellegrino via Beanstalk Agency, G.A Design, Little White Lies & The Church of London, Rimowa, Not Another Bill, Astley Clarke, Weatherbys, The White Company, The Great Escape Festival, Huck Magazine, Axoo Agency, PRINT mag

:: EXHIBITIONS ::

2018

artist of the day solo show @ flowers gallery, 30th june 2018 (London)
galchester launch @ sid motion gallery, 9th may 2018 (London)
yellowzine exhibition @ 198 contemporary arts, 27 april – 5 may 2018 (London)
we are here @ LSE library, 14 – 18 march 2018 (London)

2017

the great women artists @ mother london (London)
quiet utopia joint exhibition with tishk barzanji @ palm vaults (London)
ogilvy roots @ sea containers building (London)
live drawing @ selfridges (London)
live drawing @ harrods (London)
live drawing @ liberty london (London)
sheinspiresme @ brewer st car park (London)
nasty women international @ josilda de conceicao gallery (Amsterdam)
nasty women international @ eka palace (Lisbon)
nasty women international (Melbourne)
january show @ cultural centre of moschato (Athens)

2016

signed&numbered @ lacey contemporary (London)
alienation @ a3 gallery (Moscow)
december show @ watch this space (Leicester)
the other art fair @ old truman brewery (London)
july show @ ground floor brooklyn (New York)
monochroma @ the crypt gallery (London)
alienation @ james oliver gallery (Philadelphia)
she @ 19 greek street (London)
#MEWS1 urban environment @ jakbox (London)

2015

the garage sale @ somerset house  (London)
artsnug pop-up @ west elm (London)
form & fluidity @ curio cabal (London)
the other art fair @ old truman brewery (London)
art on a postcard w/ moniker projects @ the moniker art fair (London)
london design festival w/ designersblock @ oxo tower (London)
the other art fair @ the arnolfini (Bristol)

2014 & earlier

secret emporium winter edition @ the rochelle school (London)
march exhibition @ cult mountain (London)
secret emporium winter edition @ nicholls & clarke (London)
not for rental exhibition w/ little white lies & the church of london @ 71a gallery (London)
fuck christmas @ hoxton gallery (London)
secret emporium winter edition @ factory 7 (London)