Emma Hursey is a British graphic designer and art director based in Australia. After studying fashion and culture journalism, in 2013 Emma turned her knowledge and skills to visual communication. She has been collaborating with designers and companies ever since.
After moving to Berlin, she joined Olafur Eliasson's Little Sun project as the sole Graphic Designer in 2016, where she continues to collaborate with the team since establishing her own practice three years ago. In 2018, Emma exhibited and published Contrary to What is Agreeable, a multidisciplinary work which studies diversity in the creative industries. In 2019, she joined 5 other designers in forming The Boys Club – a design collective working and collaborating from their studio in Berlin. Together they've hosted community events for the likes of AIGA Eye on Design, Ladies Wine & Design, Notamuse, as well as exhibiting work as part of 48h Neukölln.
Emma maintains a digital selection of design resources here and an online catalogue of good books here. The new decade finds her in Rainbow Beach, Australia where she's working on book, website, illustration and branding commissions. You can follow her work on Instagram. Emma's focus is ever on community and she's passionate about connecting with companies and designers from around the world. Don't hesitate to get in touch about commissions, collaborations or simply to chat –