Education

2020    MA Fine Art - Distinction. University of The Arts London. UK

2004    BA Fine Arts. University of Westminster. UK

Film

2021    Narrator, Writer. Once Upon A Crime - Origin Story. Bad Alex Productions

2019    Kings Guard, King Lear, BBC/ Amazon Prime

2018    Interviewer - Stealing Southbank

2014    Warrior - Legend of Tarzan. Warner Bros

 

Art Fairs

2019    Bangla Biennale, Komdhara, India

2012    Barcelona Showcase, Casa Batllo, Spain.

2012    The Other Art Fair, Ambika P3, London.

2011    Festival of Lights, Huddersfield, Yorkshire.

2011    Unhinged Festival, Electric Brixton. London.

 

Solo Exhibitions

2017     Live Art Saturday, Elizabeth James Gallery, London.

             The Ripley Arts Centre, London.

2016     Recovery Cafe, London

2012     Cycooldelic Revolution, London.

 

Group Exhibitions

2021     Wandsworth Framed, London

2019     Trasformazoni Exhibition tour, Serole, Bossolasco, Monastero, Bormida, Cortemilia, Bubbio, Italy

2018     Mass. Chelsea College of Arts. London

             UN World Youth skill Day, Narrative London, Westminster, London

             Interim Show, UAL Chelsea, London

             Post Contemporary Wave, World Art Day. Narrative Movements

             Un:Pact, Chelsea College of Arts. London.

             Post Contemporary Wave, Chandrapur, Maharashtra, India.

             Open Studio, UAL Chelsea College of Arts, London.

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. London.

             Urban Arts Live, Vibe Gallery, London.

             A Spot of Red, Menier Gallery, London.

             Cities - All Dimensions, Tokarska Gallery, London.

             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 Art Market.

             Candid Gallery, London.

             Merton Abbey Mills, London.

2010     Islington Contemporary Art and Design Fair, London.

2003     Bite, Islington, London.

2002     Marks, Harrow, London.

2000     Bromley Art Fair

 

Selected Curated Exhibitions

2018     World Art 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.

             Arte Makers Art Market, Juxtaposed Gallery. Camden, London.

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

             Earth, Wind and Fire, 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

             Future Visionaries, St Marks Academy/ Juxtaposed Gallery. 

2006     Guest Curator, St Marks Academy Upper School, London.

 

Commissions/ Collections

2016     Hotel Como, Lake Como, Italy

2015     Recovery Coffee House, Brixton, London.

             Candid Arts Trust

1993 - 2017 Various private collectors

1993     Premier Inn, London.

Workshops / Talks
2020    Community Empowered Arts, University of The Arts London 

2019     Closing keynote speaker. Bangla Biennale 

2019     Panel Seminar, ‘Narrative Art From The Roots of Rural Culture’. Bangla Biennale.

2018     St Johns Primary, London

2014     Lambeth College Careers Fair, London

             Artist Talk, St Marks Academy, London

Awards/ Nominations

2021     Honorarium, Wandsworth Arts, London

2021     London Lift Off Film Festival. Once Upon a Crime - Origin Story

2019     Shortlisted. Curtis Bown Publishing HW Fisher Award. Droga do Polska

2012     Nominated Runner-up. Emergent Art Award. Dubai.

             Artslant Showcase. Sculpture. Happy Happi Joy Joi.

             Artslant Showcase. Painting. Seven Ages of Sin

2011     Artslant Showcase. Painting. Fated Ascension.

2010     Artslant Showcase. Painting. Transcendental Genesis

Selected Interviews/ Reviews

2021     Starting Out, Business Connexions, Benhaim Publications

2019     Remi CT, In conversation https://www.remict.com/studio-project/in-conversation     

2018     Post-Black' Shades of Noir

2017     Croydon Citizen, Urban Landscapes.

2014     University of Westminster alumni zine interview

2014     This is Local London, St Marks Academy Project

2014     The Knight Agency. Project Review

2013     Croydon Guardian, Surrey Comet. St Marks Academy, Metropolis Project and exhibition

2012     Unhinged Festival, Croydon Guardian

2012     The Other Art Fair, London

Writing

Residencies

2019     Trasformazoni. Casa grassi, serole, Italy 

2018     Academic Residency. Akademia Sztuk Pięknych w Katowicach, Poland

2018     Junk, Collaborative artist project, St Johns School, London

2014     Metropolis, St Marks Academy, London

Pro ArtsJobs

2020 -          Bad Alex Productions - Studio Manager

2014 - 2020 Narrative Movements - Non-Executive Director

2018 - 2019 Say Fromage - Freelance Photographer/ Technician

2010 - 2016 Juxtaposed Gallery - Project Manager

2007 - 2010 Lecturer - Lambeth College

2000 - 2007 Art Lecturer/ Teacher

1990 - 1998 IBX2 Studios - Creative Designer

Professional Associations

  • Royal Society of Arts - FRSA

  • Royal Society of Sculptors - MRSS

  • Shooting People

  • Creative Industries federation

  • Raindance Film Festival

  • Association of Photographers

  • Wandsworth Chamber of Commerce