Based in London, Rhea Thierstein is an Artist, Set Designer and Art Director who immerses the imagination and nurtures childhood memories, using a playful and surrealist approach. Rhea is a frequent contributor with Tim Walker, for whom she designed the monograph, Pictures.
A captured occurrence is solidified in surreal sculptures and installations, stimulating a nostalgic narrative. Access is afforded to a vast audience, placing her work on a multitude of platforms. Delicacy and a seductive beauty with a surprising darkness beguile her audience into an evocative and boundless world.
Rhea Thierstein’s, bespoke, handmade pieces and scenes have been featured in Italian, American and British Vogue, POP, Wallpaper, Vanity Fair, Love, Another Magazine and W.
Her whimsical work has brought to life the advertising campaign concepts of clients including Mulberry, Selfridges, Claridge’s, Chopard, Hermès, Uniqlo and Bombay Sapphire. Rhea’s art direction and production design clients include M.I.A., Rattling Stick Films and Pulse Films.
Rhea has exhibited work at Somerset House as part of the Tim Walker exhibition “Storyteller” and is part of a group show for the Saatchi & Saatchi exhibition – There’s a Good Girl.