Lot 262 - Karen Nicol - I Will Be
Lot 262 - Karen Nicol - I Will Be

Lot 262 - Karen Nicol - I Will Be

Stitch, Paint and Vinyl on Paper
2021
A6 (10x15cm) original artwork
Signed on verso
ARTIST INFO

Karen Nicol is an embroidery and mixed media textile designer/artist. She has an embroidery design business based in London working in fashion, interiors and gallery. Karen has worked for many years in the fashion world with designers such as Bruce Oldfield, Schiaparelli and Alexander McQueen and in interiors she has designed for a large list of clients including the King of Qatar and the Pope Since 2010 she has shown in galleries around the world, with solo shows in London, Paris and New York. She creates embroidered and sculptured animals, ‘Couture Creatures’ large framed animals wearing high fashion…. Napoleonic Polar Bears to Marquetry foxes. Also mixed media maps and hangings Karen was senior lecturer and visiting professor of the Mixed Media MA degree at the Royal College of Art, London for 19 years and is currently artist in residence at De Montfort University 

@karennicol1 

Education

Manchester Metropolitan BA hons - Royal College of Art MA(RCA)Royal Designer for Industry in 2015 Honorary Fellow Royal College of Art Fellow of the RSA 

Exhibitions

Solo shows in London, Paris and New York since 2010 and art fairs globally

About the postcard artworks

Mixed media pieces representing the strength in the acceptance of 'I'