Emily Kraus (b. 1995, New York City) is an American artist living and working in London and co-founder of artist-led Sala Salon. She spent one year studying in India before obtaining her BA in Religious Studies from Kenyon College. Kraus has an extensive background in yoga and somatic practices. Following her BA, she worked at Factum Arte and Factum Foundation where she learned a range of skills from traditional craft to digital rendering. Kraus is currently completing an MA in Painting at the Royal College of Art in London. Her work has been exhibited internationally.