Selected Exhibitions

2018 //

Members Show 2018 : Two Queens Gallery, Leicester

In Another Place : Leicester Print Workshop, Leicester

2017 //

Happy To Be Here, Two Queens members + guests : Attenborough Arts, Leicester

2016 //

Gallerí Gestur : Magnus Gestsson, Reykjavík, Iceland

It's not me, it's you : Two Queens Gallery, Leicester

2015 //

Seeing the Elephant : Bakalar Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Boston, MA, USA

Leicester Perspectives on Gujarat : part of India’s Gateway: Gujarat, Mumbai & Britain, New Walk Museum + Art Gallery, Leicester

Before There After : part of An Indian Summer festival, LCB Depot, Leicester

From Leicester to Vadodara : part of Cultural Exchanges festival, De Montfort University, Leicester

2014 //

From Leicester to Vadodara : Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara, India

From the 12th Floor : LCB Depot, Leicester

2013 //

Urbà : The Salon, Highcross, Leicester

6 x 8 : Pedestrian Gallery, Leicester

2012 //

MA Fine Art Show : De Montfort University, Leicester

Inside Out : Ingenious Media HQ, Golden Square, London

2011 //

DMUnique : Kingly Court, Carnaby Street, London

BA Fine Art Show : De Montfort University, Leicester


Residencies

2015-16 //

Artists Access to Art Colleges (AA2A), De Montfort University, Leicester

2014 //

Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara, India

2013 //

The Salon, Werk, Highcross, Leicester


Artist Talks

2018 //

The Gallery, De Montfort University, Leicester

2016 //

School of Arts, De Montfort University, Leicester

New Walk Museum + Art Gallery, Leicester

2015 //

An Indian Summer festival, LCB Depot, Leicester

Cultural Exchanges festival, De Montfort University, Leicester

2014 //

Faculty of Fine Arts, Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara, India

Art + Design Department, New College Stamford, Lincolnshire


Selected Experience

2018 << 2017 //

Saturday Art Club workshop leader, DMULocal, De Montfort University, Leicester

Youth arts worker + mentor, Focus Charity, Leicester

Sessional assistant workshop facilitator, The Spark Arts for Children, Leicester

2018 << 2014 //

Sessional art worker, Soft Touch Arts, Leicester

2017 //

Artist + workshop facilitator, Bright Sparks: Arts in Mental Health, Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust

Artist + workshop facilitator, Alchemy Festival, Southbank Centre

2017 << 2016 //

Artist + workshop facilitator, The Language of Everything, Leicester City Council

2016 << 2015 //

Artist + workshop facilitator, Look-A-Lady-Ukulele project, Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust

2015 << 2014 //

Visual art facilitator, Excluded Ltd, Leicester

2013 //

Assistant workshop facilitator, Well-being Hi-5: Arts Workshops in Libraries, Leicester City Council

Visiting lecturer, BA Fine Art, De Montfort University, Leicester

2012 //

Artist + workshop facilitator, Between Three Worlds/From Kampala to Leicester, Leicester City Council

2012 << 2011 //

Teaching assistant, Art + Design Foundation Studies, De Montfort University, Leicester


Commissions

2017 //

The Language of Everything : collaborative project comprising outdoor installation concept + accompanying workshops commissioned by Leicester City Council for Newarke Houses Museum + Gardens

2014 //

Multi-projection installation + lighting design for SHAME by John Berkavitch : venues across the UK including Roundhouse, London + Edinburgh Festival

2013 //

Fold/Unfold : light sculptures + accompanying workshops commissioned by Phoenix Square + Cultural Quarter Business Association for Light the Night Festival, Leicester

2012 //

Between Three Worlds : a community art project comprising textile art installation concept + accompanying workshops commissioned by Leicester City Council for the exhibition From Kampala to Leicester: The Story of Leicester's Ugandan Asian Community 1972 - 2012, New Walk Museum + Art Gallery, Leicester


Awards

2014 //

Phoenix Interact Labs Bursary : Phoenix + Interact Labs

2013 //

Arts Resilience Programme + Professional Development Bursary : Creative Leicestershire

2011 //

Masters Studentship : Arts + Humanities Research Council (AHRC)


Education

2013 //

Postgraduate Certificate, Making It Happen with Community Arts, Staffordshire University : Merit

2012 << 2011 //

MA Fine Art, De Montfort University : Merit

2011 << 2008 //

BA Fine Art, De Montfort University : First Class

2007 << 2008 //

Foundation Studies in Art + Design, De Montfort University : Distinction