Tracey Emin was born in Londonin 1963 and was raised in the seaside town of Margate on the English coast. After leaving school at an early age, Eminenrolled at Maidstone College of Art in Kent at the age of 20 and studiedpainting. She then went to London where shecompleted a Masters in Painting at the Royal College of Art. She has had solo exhibitions at the StedelijkMuseum of Modern Art, Amsterdam, the Museum of Modern Art,Oxford, and the Museumof New South Wales, Australia and her work has been included inshows at venues such as the Tate Modern, the Brooklyn Museum of Art, and the Museum of Contemporary Art,Miami. A consummate storyteller, Emin engages theviewer with her candid exploration of universal emotions. Using experiences from her own life, sheoften reveals painful situations with brutal honesty and poetic humor. Emin lives and works in London.

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$220,000

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$40,511

TOTAL SALES (2000 - 2009)

$1,944,549

 Be Faithful to Your Dreams by Tracey Emin

Tracey Emin

Be Faithful to Your Dreams

Rosebery's, London

April 25, 2015

$425  USD

 Beirut by Tracey Emin

Tracey Emin

Beirut

Ross's Auctioneers, Belfast

April 16, 2015

 USD

 You Said What? by Tracey Emin

Tracey Emin

You Said What?

Ross's Auctioneers, Belfast

April 16, 2015

$747  USD

 Be faithful to your dreams by Tracey Emin

Tracey Emin

Be faithful to your dreams

Bloomsbury Auctions, London

March 26, 2015

$627  USD

 Birds 2012 by Tracey Emin

Tracey Emin

Birds 2012

Sotheby's, London

March 25, 2015

$8,925  USD

 Hades, Hades, Hades by Tracey Emin

Tracey Emin

Hades, Hades, Hades

Tennants Auctioneers, Leyburn

March 20, 2015

$622  USD

 When I think about sex by Tracey Emin

Tracey Emin

When I think about sex

Tennants Auctioneers, Leyburn

March 20, 2015

$815  USD

 Red, White and Fucking Blue by Tracey Emin

Tracey Emin

Red, White and Fucking Blue

Sotheby's, London

March 10, 2015

$65,992  USD

 And I Said I Love You! by Tracey Emin

Tracey Emin

And I Said I Love You!

Christie's, New York

March 6, 2015

$52,500  USD

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News

Top 10 Visual Arts Exhibitions in Europe This May

By BLOUIN ARTINFO | May 7, 2015

While most of the art world descends upon Venice for the Biennale, the rest of Europe is blooming with significant exhibitions. From Tracey Emin’s collaboration with the late Egon Schiele to your...

Where I Want to Go: Tracey Emin and Egon Schiele in Vienna

By BLOUIN ARTINFO | April 22, 2015

“Where I Want to Go,” Tracy Emin’s first comprehensive exhibition in Vienna, opens at the Leopold Museum this week. Featuring more than 80 works, the exhibition includes acrylic paintings,...

Tracey Emin’s “My Bed” Returns to the Tate After 15 Years

By Nicholas Forrest | March 31, 2015

British artist Tracey Emin’s seminal installation “My Bed” 1998 is on show at the Tate Britain for the first time since the controversial work made headlines in 1999 when it was shortlisted for...

Invader to Lead Sotheby’s “Boundless” Sale in January

By Darryl Jingwen Wee | December 18, 2014

HONG KONG — Inspired by the success of its previous three editions, Sotheby’s has announced the lineup for its next “Boundless: Contemporary Art” sale, to take place at Sotheby’s Hong Kong...

Frieze London Ups the Ante for Its Twelfth Outing

By Judd Tully,Art+Auction | October 12, 2014

Frieze London pitches its bespoke tent in Regent’s Park for the 12th iteration of the contemporary art fair, running October 15 through 18, with a roster of more than 160 galleries hailing from...

Records Smashed as Emin’s Bed Sold to Jay Jopling for £2.2m

By Ashitha Nagesh | July 2, 2014

Tracey Emin’s installation My Bed was sold for £2.2m at Christie’s last night, more than quadrupling her previous sale record.The artist was present at King Street to see her controversial...

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SLIDESHOWS

Tracey Emin “Where I Want to Go” in Vienna

By Nicholas Forrest | May 20, 2015

Top 10 Visual Arts Exhibitions in Europe This May

By BLOUIN ARTINFO | May 7, 2015

Tracey Emin und Egon Schiele: Where I Want to Go

By BLOUIN ARTINFO | April 23, 2015

Tracey Emin and Egon Schiele in Vienna

By BLOUIN ARTINFO | April 22, 2015

Rediscovering the Work of Tracey Emin

By Nicholas Forrest | April 5, 2015

El punk y sus rastros

By Marcos Fernández | March 31, 2015

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Events

If These Walls Could Talk

Feb 12 - Mar 28, 2015

Jim Kempner Fine Art, New York

Future Seasons Past

Feb 28 - Apr 12, 2015

Lehmann Maupin, New York

Tracey Emin: I Followed You To The Sun

May 2 - Jun 22, 2013

Lehmann Maupin, New York

Tracey Emin: I Followed You To The Sun

May 2 - Jun 22, 2013

Lehmann Maupin, New York

Tracey Emin

Dec 1, 2013 - Mar 31, 2014

Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, North Miami

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