Tessa Brown works with textiles making garments and immersive installations. She is interested in
examining the use of cloth as a human tool of engagement exploring it’s potential to transform
spaces and create opportunities for new encounters, performance and sensory experience.
University College London BSc Anthropology 1978-82
Tessa Brown bespoke garment making business 1983-2012
Baston House School. Collaborative research. Dec 15-Jan 16
Commission for 3FF, What Women Believe.
Installation, several venues. March 2016
JW3, Rich Mix, Royal Festival Hall
Kvadrat/Dovetail showroom installation. May 2016
Selected Group Shows, commissions, residencies.
Tent London. Old Truman’s Brewery. London, Invited participant. Sept 2015
Kew Gardens; Poisons Festival. Shortlisted Sept 2014
Urban Dialogues 3FF. Red Gallery London. Sept-Oct 2013
‘Must-Have’ curated by Anton Burdakov. Ligne Roset, London Sept 2013
How is it toward the East, Calvert 22 Gallery. Commission
with Cathryn Lane collaborator. May 2013
Private Commission, Olhao, Portugal. June 2012
MAOS 2. Residency Srishti College of Art Bangalore Dec 2011
Louis Vuitton commission. Grayson Perry dress Sept 2011
MAOS 1. Camberwell Art Festival June 2011
Some Recent Collaborators:
A: Studio Address: Space Studios, 90 Haymerle Road, London SE15 6SB