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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John Izatt-Lowry

Wandsworth Town

Johnny’s work looks at the world seen from a strange distance. Each image is created by a combination of internet searches and recollection or imagination and is then laboriously recreated through the application of thin…

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Will Creech

Earlsfield

Will Creech is full time architect and a part time printmaker specialising in the Cyanotype process.

Born in Cornwall, he grew up mostly in Salisbury but now lives in Earlsfield after graduating Kingston University with…

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Andrew McIntosh

Battersea

Andrew McIntosh’s paintings have the air of a Highland gothic mystery, but shot through with cosmic undercurrents. Trees, islands, abandoned buildings and lonely caravans in the wilderness become mysteriously electrified by an unexplained natural phenomenon,…

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Naomi Uhlig

Putney

Naomi Uhlig makes bespoke hats using inspiring textiles to manipulate sculptural forms.

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NEBLINA

Battersea

Neblina.org is a voluntary organisation founded by disabled artists whose purpose is to promote the creation, enjoyment and appreciation of visual and performing arts, through workshops, education, exhibitions and debate. We work in Battersea, yet…

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Stephanie Sadler

Putney

Stephanie Sadler is a Putney-based photographer who was born in New York. She has lived in London for 15 years and in that time has been exploring South West London, the larger city and beyond…

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Lizzie Pike

Southfields

After completing her undergraduate degree at Wimbledon College of Art, Lizzie Pike has continued to live in South London.

Lizzie’s paintings, and more recently rugs, draw from her everyday life. Her work is inspired by…

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Marta Rusin

Furzedown

Marta Rusin is a Furzedown-based surface pattern and graphic designer, also known under the pseudonym Kociara. 

Born in Poland, Marta arrived in London in 1999 with the intention of staying for a year, but soon found…

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Yasmin Grant

Putney

Yasmin Grant has always been fascinated with the textures of various materials and how they interact. Abstract images that feel free and spontaneous combining texture, dimension, colour, and design are the basis for their work.…

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Louise Tomkinson

Tooting

Louise Tomkinson is a qualified art teacher and professional artist.

​Louise's style as an artist is uncontained, drawn to fluidity and the urge to be free. Water is an inspiration – it is often used…

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Christian McCulloch

Putney

Christian McCulloch is a prolific Scottish writer with a background in Fine Art. He's been an International teacher in British West Indies, Singapore (Principal), Japan and Hong Kong, also 10 years in Special Needs in…

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Stuart Eggleton

Furzedown

I studied firstly at Surrey Institute of Art and Design and then London College of Fashion, then going in to fashion. I have always drawn and painted. My work has been published in publication such…

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Charlie Reed

Wandsworth Town

Charlie Reed is an artist who is inspired by the changing environment of the local urban landscape. He is a painter and printmaker. He explores the relationship between the cyclical natural world and the expanding…

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Emma Thistleton-Smith

Wandsworth Common

Emma is an artist, illustrator and curator, working and living in London. She paints abstract images on canvas, board and custom-made birch wood panels. She is inspired and intrigued by the power and beauty of…

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James Burke

Roehampton

James Burke (b. 1983) is a London-based visual artist. Six years of fine art training culminated in a Masters degree at UAL Central Saint Martins in 2007.

James Burke’s practice challenges current notions of colour…

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James Decent

Southfields

James Decent is an impressionist contemporary artist and architect based in Southfields. His paintings capture ‘the moment’ of scenes and landscapes, expressing the energy of shifting colours and light. His work embodies a timeless quality…

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Nicholas Cobb

Putney

Nicholas Cobb is a London-based artist working with photography, digital art and constructions. He has also curated exhibitions and is part of a team that organise the Nunhead Art Trail. He teaches photography, Photoshop and…

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Sue Gunn

Southfields

After a long career in the fashion industry, Sue Gunn started her artistic journey at Putney School of Art, where she gained a Diploma in Art and Design in 2016. After several beginners classes in…

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William GC Brown

Earlsfield

William GC Brown is a British, figurative painter. Born in 1994, Brown opted to circumvent art school, complementing his interest in the mind by studying Psychology at the University of Bath. Subsequently, the subject is…

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Gavin Maughfling

Putney

Gavin Maughfling has shown internationally, including at Lounge Gallery, London, the Mostyn Biennial, MOMA Oxford, Galerie Van Der Planken Antwerp, the ICA, the Carroussel du Louvre, the Elzenveld Foundation Antwerp and Objectifs Singapore. He has…