Emily Kraus



b. 1995, New York City, United States

2020-2022, MA Painting, Royal College of Art, London

2013-2017, BA Religious Studies, Kenyon College, Ohio, USA

Recent Exhibitions


2023 ‘Nest Time’, The Sunday Painter, London


2023 ‘Sapling Showcase: Matija Cop and Emily Kraus’, Sapling Gallery, London

2022 ‘Young and Restless’, The Stable Gallery, S-chanf, Switzerland

2022 ‘Buffer’, Guts Gallery, London

2022 ‘My Mother Was a Computer’, Indigo+Madder Gallery, London

2022 ‘RCA 2022’, Royal College of Art, London

Awards and Residencies

2023 The Hopper Prize, USA

2022 Cyprus College of Art Residency, Paphos, Cyprus

2022 High Prize for Excellence, Royal College of Art (shortlisted)

2022 Hine Prize, Royal College of Art, (shortlisted)

Previous artist in 2023

Iga Koncka

Next artist in 2023

Margaret (Weiyi) Liang