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Emily Jo Gibbs

Textile Artist

Forest Hill, Greater London


Hand stitched, Textile, Portraits


£500 — £6480


Emily Jo Gibbs is a Textile Artist who over the last two decades has established an international reputation for her exquisite work. She has received significant critical acclaim and examples of her work are in several museum collections including the V&A, London and The Museum of Fine Art, Houston.
Alongside her commission based Art practice Emily teaches regularly at West Dean College. Between 1993 and 2006 Emily was the Creative Director of Emily Jo Gibbs, luxury handbags.



21 Jul 2018
Pieces from my Value of Making series have been selected for Ctrl/Shift at MAC Birmingham. Ctrl/Shift take shifts and changes as its theme, in particular it is centred on artists whose practice is or has transformed, in small or large ways.

In Conversation

18 Oct 2016
Emily Jo Gibbs and Bridget Bailey explore what it means to collaborate. The project will culminate in a show at Craft Central 18th-23rd October, where all the evidence and outcomes will be gathered together.

Available for commissions



Kids Today

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In Conversation

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The Value of Making

Disciplines Textiles
Materials Textiles