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Richard McVetis

Visual Artist & Designer

London, Greater London


embroidery, art, drawing


£280 — £5000


Richard McVetis is a British artist-maker, known for his meticulously embroidered drawings and objects. Since his training in the traditional process of embroidery at The Royal College of Art, he has been exploring his pre-occupation with process and its ritualistic and repetitive nature for over ten years. Richard is based at Kingsgate Workshops, West Hampstead, London. His work as been exhibited across the UK, North America, France, Ukraine and Korea.


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11 Oct 2017
This signature exhibition will be hosted by the Embroiderers’ Guild at the Knitting and Stitching Shows and then travel to other major exhibition venues around the country.


04 Oct 2017
I'll be showing two new works as part of 'Make_Shift' an exhibition curated by Rosalind Davis. PV October 11th 2017

Form + Motion

13 Sep 2017
Variations of a Stitched Cube was selected by The Crafts Council and British Council to be part of the exhibition Form + Motion at the UK Pavilion at the 10th Cheongju Craft Biennale, South Korea.

Available for commissions



Variations of a Stitched Cube

Disciplines Conceptual, Textiles
Materials Textiles

Units of Time

Disciplines Textiles, Conceptual
Materials Textiles

In Pursuit of Time

Disciplines Textiles, Conceptual
Materials Textiles


Disciplines Textiles
Materials Textiles

Light Abstractions

Disciplines Textiles
Materials Textiles


Disciplines Textiles
Materials Textiles