Hailing from a small village just outside Belfast and graduating from The University of Ulster with a Ba Hons degree in Art and Design. Emma moved to London as a web and graphic designer. The name Anarkitty was born during her six year stay. As a side line she started creating digital based character illustrations with work appearing in publications such as Creative Review, Computer Arts and DPI (Taiwan) magazine. She also created works for the likes of MTV, BBC and Pictoplasma.
Returning to Northern Ireland Emma started to move her characters onto canvas and got her first solo exhibition in The Frameworks Gallery Belfast. Her artworks now appear in Galleries and shows internationally, from New York, San-Francisco and L.A to Australia and Germany.
Designed Toy Releases
Toy Series Participation
Customs & Show Pieces
- "Barbarella, Queen of The Galaxy" for Crazy4Cult 10, 2016
- "Princess Aura" for Crazy4Cult 9, 2015
- "Marla" for Crazy4Cult 8, 2014
- Piece(s) for There's Always Money in the Banana Stand, 2012