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.

Artist / Individual

Kevin Lake

Putney

Kevin Lake is an award-winning street and culture photographer based in Putney. He recently won in his category in the Love in London photo competition as a Merit Award for the Grey Cube Gallery city…

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Jonquil Williamson

Earlsfield

Jonquil is a representational artist painting original contemporary still life and landscape in oil. Her paintings are inspired initially by the colours she observes, although she does allow the mark making and textures created by…

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Kirsten Mitchell

Roehampton

Kirsten Mitchell is a London-based photographer, originally from Monterrey, Los Angeles, San Francisco, who has been shooting for various artists and of the locals. As an artist, Kirsten strives to capture all kinds of people…

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Nur Ali Sheikh

Roehampton

A painter of beauty and his images of neo-cubist themes, and of landscapes have won world-wide acclaim and inclusion in Who's who in art, and he has painted and exhibited all over the world for…

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Alice Wilson

Battersea

Alice Wilson's approach to work involves travel into new landscapes as well as familiar ones, taking photographs that might end up pasted onto the surface of a work, in a reference to memory, or the…

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Ken McCalla

Tooting

Artist Ken McCalla completed a Fine Arts B.A degree in 1984 at Central School of Art & Design. Ken then spent several years with OBAALA (Organisation of Black Arts Advancement & Learning Activities - the…

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Iain Selwyn-Reeves

Furzedown

Iain is a photographer specialising in landscapes, architecture and property.

He is drawn to architectural detail whether capturing this in a more classical black and white form, or using it as a starting point…

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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…

Artist / Individual

Emma Thistleton

Wandsworth Common

Emma is an artist 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 nature,…

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Tammy Mackay

Putney

Tammy Mackay’s work is often conceptualised as a series, with her current prints from her “HOPE and FEAR” series currently being exhibited in Greenwich. Each series she creates is a personal exploration of themes, often…

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Adalberto Lonardi

Battersea

Adalberto Lonardi is an Italian designer with a passion for Architecture, a background in Visual Communication, and a devotion to the social environment. His fields of interest span across children’s and adults’ education, social integration,…

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Christopher A Engleheart Gray

Battersea

Having completed a Foundation Diploma in Art and Design at Falmouth Arts University, Chris devoted the next ten years to honing his traditional drawing and painting skills, focusing on portraiture, figure, landscape and classical still…

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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,…

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Frances Richardson

Balham

Frances Richardson (born 1965, Leeds, UK) received her MA in Fine Art Sculpture from the Royal College of Art, London in 2006. Previous to this she studied BA (Hons) Fine Art at Norwich School of…

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Raksha Patel

Battersea

Raksha Patel visual artist based in Battersea. She studied MFA painting, Slade School of Art, 1998. Her practice looks at ideas of place and identity.

Recent works depict juxtapositions between the everyday, and the surreal…

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Chukwudi Enyiorji

Roehampton

Chukwudi Enyiorji is a thirteen (13) year-old from Nigeria who was born in Wandsworth. Chukwudi's art technique is based around a variety of anime but shows clear originality. His inspiration is from a collection of…

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Jonathan Schwochert

Battersea

Jon Schwochert is an artist and illustrator working in both traditional and digital media with a passion for storytelling. His work has been used in video games, magazines and private commissions, but most often he…

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Diana Gandraman

Wandsworth Town

Diana Gandraman is a documentary family and wedding photographer based in Wandsworth.

For Diana, photography is more than just pretty photos. It's a celebration of you and your family, a moment frozen in time. Diana…

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…