Art Form: Writer

Profiles

Artist / Individual

Dr Velma McClymont

Battersea

Dr Velma McClymont is a writer, poet, storyteller, community activist and an international speaker who has spoken in Austria (Vienna), Scotland (including the Scottish Parliament), Wales (Cardiff), Southern Ireland, England, America and Jamaica. A first…

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…

Organisation

Black Heroes Foundation

Battersea

Black Heroes Foundation brings joy, using the arts to celebrate and tell the stories of our Heroes, educating, celebrating and empowering our audiences. Black Lives Matter.

Our aim is to eradicate ignorance of Black Heritage…

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…

Artist / Individual

Esuantsiwa Goldsmith

Tooting

Esuantsiwa Jane Goldsmith is a writer, Feminist activist and development consultant of English-Ghanaian heritage. Her prizewinning Memoir, 'The Space Between Black and White', about Mixed Race identity, was published by Jacaranda in March 2020.

She…

Artist / Individual

Ian Barrington

Wandsworth Common

Ian Barrington (b.1973, UK) multi-disciplinary practice includes paint, installation, sculpture, film and writing since the early 1990s. ​ Ian is concerned with paradigms of identity of which he investigates through sculptural processes, writing and film…

Project

‘Postcards from Berlin’

Roehampton

Timelapse is a public art project formed by artists Tim Free and Brian Neish in 2012. Previous shows collaborating with other artists have been based in Lots Road, Chelsea and New Mills near Manchester. The…

Organisation

575 Wandsworth Road (National Trust)

Battersea

575 Wandsworth Road is a modest terraced house owned by Kenyan-born poet, novelist and British civil servant, Khadambi Asalache, between 1981 and 2006.

Prompted by a persistent damp patch in the basement, Mr Asalache found…

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

Jess Gell

Tooting

Jess Gell is a documentary filmmaker, photographer and artist based in Tooting Bec. Her work focuses primarily on familial documentation, as well as exploring the often humorous serendipities of the everyday.

Jess is currently a…

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

Sarah-Jane Field

Earlsfield

Sarah-Jane Field's interdisciplinary approach includes photography, writing and performance as she aims to identify feedback loops between language, culture and the material world. She is most interested in investigating the many shifts and transformations taking…

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

Gordon Glyn-Jones

Putney

As central to his art practice, Glyn-Jones draws every day and regularly shares his works on Instagram. With a working method similar to free-writing, he creates a unique visual language to entice viewers into an…

Organisation

Sprout Arts

Furzedown

Sprout Arts is a not-for-profit community arts venue in Furzedown, South West London run and managed entirely by local volunteers. Our ethos is sharing. Our aim is to build a diverse and inclusive creative community…

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…

Artist / Individual

Lia Matos

Roehampton

Lia Matos is a confident and dedicated photographer with experience in both professional and freelance photography. Holding nearly five years of working experience, she is able to transform her creative ideas into her own realities…

Artist / Individual

Tracey Downing

Earlsfield

Tracey Elizabeth Downing is a painter who writes poems, or 'moems' as she likes to call them, and has written and illustrated her first book 'Moems in Mind' during lockdown, a response which has resonated…

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…

Artist / Individual

Chanelle Beaumont

Tooting

Chanelle Beaumont is a local London Artist who frequently shares her work in local exhibitions and restaurants. Chanelle hosted her first solo exhibition in September 2018. Chanelle has always worked on her art as a…

Artist / Individual

Christopher Michael ‘Mike’ Hawthorne

Putney

Mike Hawthorne is a 66-year-old artist, draughtsman, painter, printmaker, journalist and writer.

After a childhood spent in West Africa, he graduated in English Literature at Kent University in 1975, where he published a book of…