Tracey Emin(1963-), Artist
Sitter in 13 portraits
Artist of 2 portraits
Tracey Emin studied at Maidstone College of Art (1986-8) and the Royal College of Art (1987-9). Her work discloses the intimate details of her life across a range of media and notable works include Everyone I Have Ever Slept With 1963-1995 (1995), shown at Charles Saatchi's Sensation exhibition (Royal Academy, 1997), and My Bed (1998), exhibited at the Tate Gallery for the Turner Prize shortlist in 1999. Emin represented Britain at the Venice Biennale in 2007 and was elected a Royal Academician in the same year.
Watch a film clip on the artist from the BBC Archive in the Media section below
by Tracey Emin
Epson print, 2000
On display in Room 40 at the National Portrait Gallery