Education

MA Fine Art - Distinction. UAL Chelsea College of Art, London

Masters Erasmus Programme, Akademia Sztuk Pięknych w Katowicach. Poland

BA Hons Fine Arts, University of Westminster

Professional Memberships

Royal Society of Arts - FRSA

Creative Industries Federation

London Chamber of Commerce

Wandsworth Chamber of Commerce

LCCI Black Business Association

Association of Photographers

Shooting People

Raindance Film Festival

 

Residencies

2019

Transformazioni - Casa Grassi. Italy

2018 

Collaborative Artist Project "Junk" - St Johns School London

2014

Metropolis. St Marks Academy. London

 

Solo Exhibitions and Projects 

2019 

Bangla Biennale. India

 

2017

Elizabeth James Gallery. London

The Ripley Arts Centre. London

 

2016

Recovery Cafe. London

 

2014

Careers Fair - Lambeth College, London

Metropolis - St Marks Academy, London

 

2012

Heaven and Earth - Cycooldelic Revolution, London

 

 


Selected Group Exhibitions

2021

Wandsworth Framed, London

2019

Trasformazoni Exhibition tour, Serole, Bossolasco, Monastero, Bormida, Cortemilia,  

Bubbio, Italy

2018

UN World Youth skill Day, Narrative London, Westminster

Post Contemporary Wave, World Art Day. Narrative Movements

Un:Pact, Chelsea College of Arts. London

Post Contemporary Wave, Chandrapur, Maharashtra, India

2017

Organic Wave, Narrative Movements, Pondicherry, India

Path, UAL Chelsea College of Arts, London

Rotary Sadan, Kolkata, India

Gallery Kunst Aan De Kade, Delft, Netherlands

PCW, Kumarghat, Unakoti, Tripura, India

Kidderpore, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Chitale Bandhu, Shanipar Chauk, Sadashiv Perth, Pune, India

Dharapara, Gushkara Burdwan, West Bengal, India

PCW 13, Royal Palms, Narrative Movements, Mumbai, India

Shapers of Minds, Elizabeth James Gallery, London

Post Contemporary Wave 12, Kanchrapara, West Bengal, India

Prayas, Post Contemporary Wave 11, Mangrol, Gujarat, India

Narrative Movements, Cottage Guest House, Pondicherry, India

BSNL Crossing, Pondicherry, India

Narrative Movements, Behala Naba Proyas, Kolkata, India

Post Contemporary Wave 8, Narrative Movements, Howrah, West Bengal, India

Urban Landscapes, Elizabeth James Gallery, London

 

2016

The Mysteries Within, Narrative Movements, Pondicherry, India

Post Contemporary Wave, Poinan, West Bengal, India

Post Contemporary Wave, Niğde Yeşilburç Village Ulukisla, Turkey

A Celebration of African Queens, JonaQuest Art Gallery, Greenwich, U.K.

Streatham Festival, Art23, London

Post Contemporary Wave 3. Sehalai, Santiniketan, India

Post Contemporary Wave 2. Hooghly, Bankura, West Bengal, India

Visions of Nature. Chelsea Fringe Festival, Oxford House, London

Transitions, Menier Gallery, London

PCW, Komdhara, New Delhi, India

Post Contemporary Wave, Hooghly, West Bengal, India

2013

Little Summer Benefits, Cultivate Gallery

Urban Arts Live, Vibe Gallery

A Spot of Red, Menier Gallery 

Cities - All Dimensions, Tokarska Gallery 

The Truman Brewery, Brick Lane. London

Showcase Cities, Richmix. London

2012

Beyond The Image, Espacio Gallery, London

Affordable Art Exhibition, Vibe Gallery, London

Luxury Goods, Courtyard Theatre, London

Showcase Cities, Richmix, London

Grey Area, Brighton.

 

2011

Greenwich - Islington. Candid Galleries, London

 

2010

Candid Galleries, London

 

2003

Islington, London

 

2002

Harrow, London

 

 

Selected Curated Exhibitions

2018

UN World Youth Skill Day, Narrative London, Chelsea College of Arts, London

Un:Pact, UAL Chelsea College of Arts London

 

2014

Amber and Rain, The Yard, Vauxhall, London

Artist Spotlight, Juxtaposed Gallery. Camden, London

Nara Walker, Artist in Residence, Juxtaposed Gallery. Camden, London

Postcards From The Edge, Juxtaposed Gallery. Camden, London

Avi-B Henna, Juxtaposed Gallery, Camden London

Tattoo, Juxtaposed Gallery, Camden, London

Heather Rivera, Compassion and Isolation. Juxtaposed Gallery, New York, USA

 

2013

Sophie Shubakoff, Parallax Art Fair, London

Metropolis, Juxtaposed Gallery, London

 

2006

Guest Curator, St Marks Academy Upper School, London

 

Selected Commissions/ Collections

2016

The Wishing Well Hotel, Gallinaro, Italy
 

2015

Recovery Coffee House, Brixton, London
Candid Arts Trust

 

1993

Premier Inn, London, Hampshire, Devon

 

Workshops

2018

Junk. St Johns Primary, London

 

2014

Lambeth College, London

Artist Presentation, St Marks Academy, London

 

2013

Future Visionaries, St Marks Academy/ Juxtaposed Gallery

 

Awards

2019

Shortlisted. Curtis Bown Publishing HW Fisher Award. Droga do Polska

2012

Nominated Runner-up. Emergent Art Award Dubai

 

2011

Artslant Showcase. Painting Seven Ages of Sin 

 

2010

Artslant Showcase. Painting Transcendental Genesis

Publications/ Writing

2020

Droga do Polska - December 2020

 

2019

NGO Entrepreneurship in India's Emerging Communities

 An Introreflective View of Narrative Culture in Rural Cultures

  

2018

Redesigning Identity - The practical manual of ownership of identity and building the original social network August 2018

Have you Thread This - August 2018

Research - Parallax 2, Led by Dr. Pawel Mendrek, ASP Akademi Katowice, June 2019

Ashantis Children, Contributor: Ethics: Preserving Voices Vulnerable to Erasure. Shades of Noir

Crossing The Line - HRH Black Panther - UAL, April 2018

 World Art Day - April 2018

Gerbit The Transcendental Supercat - UAL, March 2018

Manufactured Romantism - UAL, January 2018

Deconstructing The Ivory Tower - UAL - January 2018

Selected Interviews/ Reviews

In Conversation. Remi.C.T Studio

'Post-Black' Shades of Noir

Eyes East. Studio interview

Croydon Citizen, Urban Landscapes.

University of Westminster, alumni zine interview

This is Local London, St Marks Academy Project

The Knight Agency. Project Review

 

2013

Croydon Guardian, Surrey Comet. St Marks Academy, Metropolis Project and exhibition

 

2012

Unhinged Festival, Croydon Guardian. Report

The Other Art Fair, London

 

Film/ Live Projects

2020

Lead, Alex Fisher. Once Upon a Crime - Origin Story

Director/ Writer. Droga Do Polska - In Production

 

2019

Director. Eco's Song - In Production

 

2018

Silence not Silent

 

Green Beret British Soldier, Uncredited, King Lear. BBC & Amazon Prime

 

2017

Actor. Alex, Interviewer, Stealing Southbank, Art Biker Monthly/ UAL

Interviewer, Spray. Art Biker Monthly/ UAL

 

2014

Tribal Warrior, Uncredited, Legend of Tarzan. Warner Bros.

 

2004

Choreographer. Blaxploited Catwalk, Culture Day, St Marks, London