Profiles

Discover the rich diversity of Wandsworth’s creative scene here by exploring profiles of incredible local artists, cultural organisations, projects and groups. To search for specific art forms, areas, or profile types use the filters below.

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art-K Wandsworth

Wandsworth Town

art-K Wandsworth is a dedicated art studio offering educational and inspirational art classes for both children and adults. We are committed to promoting the value of art for wellbeing and self- expression, through our tried…

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The Antique Breadboard Museum

Putney

The Museum has been described as 'Niche of the Niche', nestled in the private home of the collector and her family. Open by appointment, the tour includes opportunities to style, photograph and handle the collection…

Lesley’s Crafts

Roehampton

Lesley finds her crafts work very therapeutic; having suffered from COPD and breathing problems, and with everything currently going on with the pandemic, she finds making work in her dedicated garden shed brings her great…

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Vera De-Gernier

Putney

Vera De-Gernier is a self-taught, mixed media artist who has an eye for found objects. Vancouver, Canada is Vera's sweet home where she has her lovely family but Putney is where she lives, works, and…

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Ben Speedy

Roehampton

Ben has enjoyed many forms of observational drawing and painting since childhood, but has gradually specialised in studying the figure from life (and sometimes from photography). Ben has kept up life drawing as a practice…

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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…

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Susan Derbyshire

Wandsworth Town

Susan is a designer and maker working in glass, ceramic and print. Certain pieces of work combine the three media to create unique forms. Natural forms are the inspiration for her work, mainly being absent…

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Jane Bain

Putney

Jane Bain is a screen printer who specialises in variable mono screen prints: a number of prints that are similar - from the same series - but all slightly different. Each print is unique. Jane…

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Bern Campbell

Battersea

Bern is an artist and graphic designer from Ireland that has worked in film and TV for many years. They have exhibited around the world while working as a designer and creative in advertising and…

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Steve Reeves

Balham

Steve Reeves is a documentary and portrait photographer based in London. His street photography aims to capture fleeting, spontaneous moments of everyday life that one may see on any street in Britain. These moments, whether…

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Alma Tipon

Wandsworth Common

Alma Tipon is an an Abstract Impressionist. Most of her works are inspired by land and seascapes and rather than producing a literal interpretation, she aim to convey the atmospheric vibes and mood of a…

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Patrick Warren

Wandsworth Town

Patrick Warren is a sculptor who works primarily in wood. His sculptures are based on the human figure but then completely abstracted. He also works in acrylic basing his subject loosely on the landscape.

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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…

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Sarah Anne House

Southfields

Sarah House is a talented and qualified fabric and watercolour design artist. Sarah had a stroke in 2009, and during her rehabilitation (2010–2020) decided to ask her husband (carer/appointee) Richard to design, develop and run…

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Catherine Marche

Balham

Catherine Marche is a designer inspired an array of global themes and trends, working with precious metals and gemstones. Having begun her career in IT, painting and fashion illustration, she turned her hand to jewellery…

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…

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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.…

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Marvin Wheatle

Battersea

Marvin Wheatle is a talented creative graphic designer of graduate standard, producing an outstanding variety of designs.

What separates Marvin from other freelance graphic designers and illustrators are original designs that are motivated by inventive…

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George Banks

Furzedown

George Banks is currently working in mainly pastel on paper images, based around flora, colour and textures. See his instagram link for more examples. George has exhibited in Leeds, Halifax, Yorkshire, London and Spain, with…

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Steven Chandler

Battersea

Steven Chandler is an award-winning fine art photographer living in Battersea. His work explores the fantastic in the everyday, using photography as a trigger to probe wider issues. He is also a musician/composer of avant…

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Eileen (S)

Putney

Eileen's work started when she worked in an office using the underground every day. This became her initial source of ideas. After drawing she started to look at colour and then did a screenprinting course…