Emma Lake

Photography & Fine Art


Creativity: Fine Art Practice 

DSC_0477 A creative process described as ‘Domestic Documents’. My work utilises writing, soundscapes, music and spoken word to research the fluctuant nature of identity, gender and our own negotiations of understanding when contemplating own – experiences, imagined scenarios and mental health.


Professionalism: Publicity 

Screen Shot 2020-04-19 at 13.40.13Professional level Publicity work based in Edinburgh. 

Contact for details for publicity shoots or commissions 

Questioning: Blog and Creative Writing 

DSC_0031Vibrant and topical discussions linking the more convoluted discussions of Art History to contemporary day.

Domestic Documents & Blog

Challenging accepted social norms

‘What we don’t recognise is the formalisation of what we don’t know […] And what we see but cannot make sense of we cannot speak about and must pass over in silence.’

Chan, 2014.


Techno-Realism Creative Writing 

An anti-institutional approach to knowledge-base systems of institutionalised social structures (regarding gender and identity) and behaviour.

About Me

I am a 3rd year student of the Fine Art MA at the University of Edinburgh. My artistic practice is characterised by its combination of sound alongside its visual counterparts. 


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