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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.


Open Studio

24 Jun 2017
Open studios this June - 24th & 25th. I'll be giving a textile tour of Kingsgate studios + I'll also be running a stitch workshop. A great chance to see all the other wonderful artist based here at NW6.

Real to Reel

04 May 2017
My film Variations of A Stitched Cube has been selected to be shown at Real to Reel with @CraftCouncilUK & @craftsmagazine.

Collect Open

03 Feb 2017
I am delighted to have been selected to participate in Collect, the leading international art fair for contemporary objects presented by the Crafts Council.

Available for commissions



Collect Open: 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