artist | b.1992 | london | edey_


Charlotte Edey is a British artist & illustrator working across print, textile and embroidery. Symbolism and myth inform her interdisciplinary exploration of the intersections of identity and the spiritual. The experience of womxn of colour is centered in her commentary on the politics of space.

She has previously presented solo shows at Flowers Gallery, London (2018) and PUBLIC Gallery, London (2019). Her work has been included in group shows at TJ Boulting, London (2018 & 2019), MANA Contemporary, USA (2020), Mall Galleries, London (2019), Palazzo Monti, Italy (2019) and Arusha Gallery, Scotland (2020).

Selected illustration clients include Miu Miu, New York TimesPenguin Random House, CNN, Soho House, GQ, WeTransfer, The Guardian & BBC News. See more here.

Her work has been featured in Creative Review, Vanity Fair, It’s Nice ThatElleDazedElephant, AnOther Magazine & more.

:: solo EXHIBITIONS ::

echolocation @ public gallery (London, 2019)
artist of the day @ flowers gallery, cork street (London, 2018)

:: selected group EXHIBITIONS ::

2020
transatlantico @ MANA contemporary (Jersey City)
ancient deities @ arusha gallery (Edinburgh)
in touch @ danielle arnaud (online/London)
no time like the present @ public gallery (online/London)
this tragedy w/ ginny on frederick @ fonda (online/Leipzig)
2019

small is beautiful @ flowers gallery, cork street (London)
the great women artists @ palazzo monti (Brescia)
ING discerning eye @ mall galleries (London)
motherline @ flowers gallery, kingsland road (London)
ripe beings @ white crypt (London)

subversive stitch @ tj boulting (London)
dark night of the soul @ lewisham arthouse (London)
2018 & earlier
every thing @ assembly point (London)
in the company of @ tj boulting (London)
the great women artists @ mother london (London)
quiet utopia w/ tishk barzanji @ palm vaults (London)
london design festival w/ designersblock @ oxo tower (London)
not for rental exhibition w/ little white lies @ 71a gallery (London)