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

Nunziatina Del Vecchio

Southfields

Nunziatina Del Vecchio has spent the majority of her life as a professional cellist, playing with major European Orchestras and Ensembles. British born, but of Italian descent, she spent 10 years in Germany until moving…

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…

Artist / Individual

Nigel Murray

Putney

Nigel Murray's work is rooted in a deep love of drawing, painting and printmaking. Murray works in figurative semi-abstract and abstract styles and the borderlines between them. Figures, Cornish coastal scenes and woodlands are some…

Artist / Individual

Willem Zafferano

Wandsworth Common

Willem likes to begin with a distinctive image, one so familiar that it is likely that we no longer notice. Willem 'flavours' it with colours (some things sharper, bitter and oil). London is full of…

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Hannah Bonn

Battersea

Hannah Bonn is a Battersea-based illustrator. Working both with acrylic paint and digital drawing tools, Hannah Bonn creates bright, bold and fun imagery. Additionally, she applies her work to different surfaces, including; wood, clay and…

Project

Structography

Tooting

Structography is a project capturing abstract images of the built and natural environment in Wandsworth, London and across the world. Structography focusses on the geometric forms that make up different structures.

Artist / Individual

Sam Ubhi

Balham

Award-winning designer Sam Ubhi is renowned for making unique and eye-catching accessories that elevate her work into modern art status. Based in Balham, she graduated in constructed textiles from Middlesex University, and successfully exhibited her…

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Rosalind Furlong

Wandsworth Common

Rosalind Furlong is a photographer who has lived around Wandsworth Common since 2002. She originally learnt photography at the International Center of Photography in New York where she studied black and white film photography and…

Artist / Individual

Grace Brookes

Battersea

Grace Brookes first discovered her love for art in secondary school where she completed her GCSE portfolio based around landscapes in Jamaica and portraiture of her classmates. She has also taken part in life-drawing and…

Artist / Individual

Amy Charuy-Hughes

Tooting

Amy Charuy-Hughes is a fashion graduate and eco-advocate. Amy spent her education and my early career working in London in the fashion industry. In 2018, after learning about The Ocean Cleanup, Amy's environmental, low-waste journey…

Artist / Individual

Mutlu Kurtbas

Putney

Mutlu Kurtbasn is an underwater and nature photographer and videographer, who was born and grew up in Izmir, Turkey. Kurtbasn started working with photography in 2007, taking nature photographs. Following a course on underwater photography,…

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Dan Davis

Putney

Dan Davis creates paintings that are modest in size and designed to hang on a wall. His preferred medium is oil on primed boards.

He procures pre-cut wooden panels and administers six layers of various…

Artist / Individual

Doug Djuritschek

Balham

Doug Djuritschek is a budding illustration and graphic design graduate and general enthusiast. His skills are versatile, from creating detailed landscapes using a combination of fineliners and coloured marker pens, to fun American and Japanese…

Artist / Individual

Nada Elkalaawy

Wandsworth Town

Nada Elkalaawy is an Egyptian-born, London-based artist who grew up between both cultures. She received her MFA in Painting from the Slade School of Fine Art in 2018 and her BA in Fine Art from…

Artist / Individual

Julie Sullock

Balham

Julie Sullock studied Fine Art at St.Martins School of Art and then completed an M.A. in Printmaking at Brighton Polytechnic. She is a member of Southbank Printmakers, an artist run Gallery based in Gabriel's Wharf.…

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Peter Jones

Putney

Peter Jones is a linocut printmaker and a watercolourist. His paintings, made from photographs, are observed with great attention to naturalism and detail. The prints move away from the naturalistic paintings to a bolder more…

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Jane Wachman

Balham

Jane Wachman is full time artist and has had a studio for the past ten years at Wimbledon Art Studios. She is a contemporary painter; her paintings are very gestural, exude energy and movement and…

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Monica Brufton

Putney

Monica Brufton is a professional freelance animator, illustrator and painter. After studying at Chelsea School of art she worked on many TV series and films including the feature film “Miss Potter”. She also worked on…

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

Cissy Cook

Southfields

Cissy is a local artist working mostly in paper. With a home in Southfields, Cissy works from a studio space in Putney. Having trained at Chelsea School of Art in Production Design, Cissy had a…