Art Form: Performance

Profiles

Artist / Individual

Rosie Gibbens

Wandsworth Town

Rosie is an artist with a studio in Wandsworth. She makes performances, videos and sculptures that use absurdity to explore gender performativity, consumerist desire and their overlaps.

Rosie studied an MA in Contemporary Art Practice…

Organisation

Wells Projects

Battersea

Wells Projects started as a DIY exhibition space. Making use of the unusual surroundings, a group of artists and live-in guardians held loose group shows and performances working mainly with local graduates. During 2018 and…

Artist / Individual

Hannah Need

Southfields

Hannah Need was always the storyteller in her family. She would tell and perform stories for anyone that would listen. She loved to tell not just ‘Once upon a time tales…’ but also share anecdotes,…

Group

GAFA arts Collective

Battersea

Art breathed in London, birthed of Samoa.

Innovative opera, dance, music theatre, plays and film influenced by Samoa and the wider pacific. GAFA exists to speak, sing, see, sway, and strut as a movement for…

Artist / Individual

SANI MULIAUMASEALI’I

Battersea

Sani Muliaumaseali'i is a Battersea-based Layered Art Exponent. He has appeared in Opera and most forms of music theatre in many parts of the world. He studied singing at the Queensland Conservatorium of Music, Australia,…

Artist / Individual

Nina Coulson

Battersea

Nina is a recent graduate of the RCA (MA Contemporary Art Practice 2020). Between 2002-16, Nina worked in collaboration as part of Yoke and Zoom, an artist-led duo/family, whose practice combined universal concerns with domestic…

Group

Guyana SPEAKS

Tooting

Established in January 2017 as an initiative to bring together the Guyanese diaspora, Guyana SPEAKS runs a programme of events at the Classic in Tooting Bec (nearly always) on the last Sunday of each month.

Artist / Individual

Louis Morel

Balham

Louis is an autistic artist who also suffers from fibromyalgia, a chronic pain condition which means he is house bound. This personal history is central to his artistic identity, as over the years making art…

Organisation

Blackshaw Theatre Company

Tooting

Blackshaw is a theatre production company, championing new writing and adaptations on stage and in audio.

We’re proud to work with an extensive network of artists and professionals in our South London homeland and beyond.…

Artist / Individual

Fengjin Yu

Battersea

Fengjin Yu sees their work as a process or a part of progression. They will have a narrative or simple concept at first and explore it from there. During this progression, narrative is gradually abandoned.…

Artist / Individual

Mark Lukas Poischbeg

Putney

Lukas Poischbeg (he/him) is German/American performer, teaching artist, and educator born and raised in Seattle, USA.

Lukas has trained in musical theatre and dance for the past ten years with an array of accredited organisations,…

Artist / Individual

Nnena Kalu

Balham

Nnena Kalu (b. 1966, Glasgow). Lives and works in London. Driven by an instinctive and determined urge to build repeated marks and forms she creates raw and intense two-dimensional works, sculptures and installations. Through binding,…

Artist / Individual

Anna Dighero

Wandsworth Common

Anna Dighero is a dance artist and choreographer based in London. She has created works in collaboration with Imperial College London, London College of Fashion and the Royal College of Music and was a member…

Artist / Individual

Snyder Moreno Martín

Battersea

Snyder Moreno Martín. Artsist born in Colombia and based in the United Kingdom. His projects have a strong experiential and contextual component, which could emerge from experiences that allow him to reflect about existence, from…

Artist / Individual

Hugo Lami

Battersea

Hugo Lami (1994, Portugal) lives and works in London. His artistic work makes use of history and mythology in contrast with the technological and cultural evolution of our time. Hugo has always been drawn towards…

Artist / Individual

Sunshine Negyesi

Balham

Born in London 1983, Afrooist was raised in a biracial family in Tooting, South London. Her mother is Filipino and father from Guyana. She studied classical studies at Warwick University (2005) and trained as an…

Organisation

Bounce Theatre

Earlsfield

Bounce makes original, imaginative, and brave work.

Bounce makes space for children and young people to be heard and to hear themselves. Together, they find new ways to see the world and everyone's potential within…

Artist / Individual

Jiajia Zeng

Battersea

Jiajia Zeng is an interdisciplinary artist based in London. She is going to study her MA in Royal College of Art in Sculpture department in September 2020. She is interested in expanding on different materials,…

Organisation

ArtLacuna

Battersea

ArtLacuna is an artist-led space established in early 2013 by Chris Cawkwell, Amelia Critchlow, Jane Harris and Alex March. Located in an old coroner's office near Clapham Junction, we accommodate artist studios, a residency and…

Organisation

Group 64 Theatre For Young People

Putney

G64 is an inclusive young people’s theatre company based in a working theatre in Putney. We focus on empowering young people and ensuring their voices are valued and heard, through a creative and safe environment.…

Artist / Individual

Victoria Nathanson

Putney

Victoria Nathanson is a Putney-based painter and illustrator of the natural world, often depicting animals and significant objects often set within a landscape. She also paints clock faces. She works in oil, acrylic, watercolour, pen…