Ekta Kaul

Ekta Kaul

Ekta Kaul's textiles celebrate a pared down aesthetic, simplicity & timelessness

Biography

My work is a celebration of understated elegance and sophisticated style. The focus is on simplicity, careful attention to detail and a sensitive use of materials and colours.

Ekta Kaul is an award winning textile artist and highly experienced educator. Her textiles are imbued with character, they speak of exquisite hand craftsmanship, simplicity and timeless style.

Ekta creates bespoke embroidered maps rooted in narrative and limited edition scarves. She teaches courses and masterclasses in embroidery in the UK and internationally.

Her work is held in several private collections and can be seen at some of the most discerning galleries and stores in the UK and abroad her including The New Craftsmen, Liberty's, Contemporary Applied Arts, Designers Guild, Conran Shop Japan. She has received awards from the Crafts Council and the Arts Council, England and was the finalist in Jerwood Makers Open 2019.

textiles art led

Ekta creates embroidered cartographic wall hangings exploring a sense of place. They can be customised with personal icons and locations.

custom embroidered maps available to commission

fashion and accessories

Ekta's characterful scarves have been described as "wardrobe classics" and "incredibly comforting works of art.” Every Ekta Kaul piece is a celebration of exceptional craftsmanship and timeless style.

homeware

Ekta creates distinctive handmade quilts for the home.

site specific and art led

Ekta welcomes commissions maps celebrating memories and place.