Tracey Emin: Wiki, Bio, Age, Net Worth, Art, Education

Tracey Emin: Wiki, Bio, Age, Net Worth, Art, Education, Husband, School, Partner, Illness, Height, TENT, Foundation: Tracey Emin is British artist well-known for her personal and autobiographical works. She creates artwork in a range of media, including sewn appliqué, neon text, cinema, photography, painting, and sculpture. She now is a Royal Academician.  

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Tracey Emin Biography, Age, Date of Birth

Emin celebrates her birthday on 3 July every year and her year of birth is 1963 which makes her 59 years old at present and in the year 2023 she will turn 60 years old. Cancer is her zodiac sign. Her birthplace is Croydon in South London but she was brought up in Margate, Kent. She holds British nationality. Her works of art are confessional, provocative, and transgressive, often portraying sexual acts and reproductive organs. Her art forms somewhere showcase her personal life in a hidden manner. She was raped at the age of 13 while living in Margate.

Tracey Emin Family & Education

Emin has a twin brother named Paul. The two of them were raised under the guidance of a single mother. Their father was a Turkis Cypriot and got married to someone else. Emin spent her childhood in the seaside resort town of Margate. She dropped out of school at age 13 and moved to London at 15. Two years later she went to Medway College of Design which now is a part of the University for the Creative Arts, Rochester, where she studied fashion. She was accepted without a secondary-school certificate at nearby Maidstone College of Art and earned a fine arts degree in 1986. Thereafter she received a master’s degree in painting (1989) from the Royal College of Art in London.

Tracey Emin Partner, Husband

On March 2016 she officially announced her getting married to ‘Rock.’ Quite literally a piece of rock is what she is married to. The reason she gives for this is that it is ‘an anchor, something I can identify with’. It’s the most delinquent act in a life that has prized intimacy and soulfulness over lust and the self over the body

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Tracey Emin Career, Art

In the year 1993 Emin and her colleague Lucas started their career and opened a store wherein they used to sell their handmade items. Later that year she held her first exhibition named “My Major Retrospective,” at the momentous White Cube gallery on Duke Street (1993–2002). The exhibition had some meaningful artefacts from her life. In 1994 Emin embarked on a U.S. tour of performance art for which, sitting in her grandmother’s seat, she read from “Exploration of the Soul,” a handwritten autobiographical book which was later in 2003 publish and is chiefly about her childhood.

For the Turner Prize, she became one of the finalists in 1999 for her installation ‘My Bed’ which displayed the reality of an artist’s real bed. That art along with others shave been purchased by the collector Charles Saatchi and it was among some 200 works of art he would donate to the creation of the Museum of Contemporary Art London in 2012. Throughout the following decade, Emin explored a variety of media. S

She merged the ranks of Zaha Hadid, Anish Kapoor, David Hockney, and many others when she was selected as a Royal Academician that same year. Some of Emin’s work from the 2010s was included in “Tracey Emin/Edvard Munch: The Loneliness of the Soul” (2020), an exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts, London, featuring her work in dialogue with a selection from Edvard Munch’s vast oeuvre.

Tracey Emin Illness, Foundation, TENT

In the year 2020, was diagnosed with fast-growing Bladder Cancer and she accepted that she is going to die and that nothing can save her now. Emin spoke frankly about undergoing treatment for an aggressive form of cancer. Due to her cancer, she has suffered a lot and has undergone a lot of surgeries. Despite this what she thought was revolutionary altogether. She decided that if she is going to die might as well make a change for the world of artists.

She announced that she is planning to open a new art school and studio complex in Margate and found fulfilment in helping younger artists. Just 15 months after her announcement she is opening the building that houses TEAR (Tracey Emin Artist Residencies), where the first year’s intake of 10 young artists from around the world is already getting to settle. It also provides affordable workspaces for professional artists, called  Tracey Emin Studios.


Tracey Emin Net Worth

By selling her artwork she earns approximately $15 million. Not only through selling her artworks but also by helping the budding artists she earns well.

Here is the full bio of Tracey Emin, her family,  father, mother, brother, sister, spouse, children, school, education, hometown, nationality, profession, politician, body measurements, age, height, weight, eye colour, hair colour, gender, ethnicity, sexuality, cast, birthday, birthplace, hobbies, address, zodiac sign, date of birth, religion, and net worth.

Tracey Emin Information Table 

Name Tracey Emin
Gender Female
Profession Artist
Height (approx.) 5 feet 9 inches
Weight (approx.) 52kg
Figure Measurements (approx.) Not Known
Eye Colour Earthy-coloured
Hair Colour Brown
Date of birth 3 July 1963
Age (as of 2022) 59 year old
Birth Place Croydon
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Cancer
Nationality British
Hometown Not Known
School Unknown
College/University Medway College of Design

Royal College of Art in London

Educational Qualification Post Graduate
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Not Known
Caste Unknown
Address London
Hobbies/Interests Not Kown
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Boyfriends/Girlfriends None
Sexuality Straight
Parents Father: Unknown

Mother: Unknown

Siblings Brother: Paul

Sister: None

Husband/Spouse Rock
Children None
Net Worth $15 Million

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Some Lesser Known Facts About the Artist

  • Tracey Emin is 5 feet 9 inches tall.
  • She weighs around 52 kilograms.
  • Her hair is brown, and she has earthy-coloured eyes.
  • She has 127.3k followers on Instagram and 18.3k on Twitter.


  1. Who is Tracey Emin?

Tracey Emin is British artist well-known for her personal and autobiographical works. She creates artwork in a range of media, including sewn appliqué, neon text, cinema, photography, painting, and sculpture. She now is a Royal Academician.  

2. What is the height of Tracey Emin?

5 feet 9 inches

3. Where was Tracey Emin born?

Croydon in South London

4. What illness does Tracey Emin have?

Bladder Cancer

5. What is the net worth of Tracey Emin?

$15 million (approx)

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