At her core Vanisha Patel is an artist. Starting out by painting at a young age, Vanisha fell in love with the creative process. She graduated from University for the Creative Arts with a degree in Arts & Media (BA Hons) in June 2015. During this time she explored contemporary art, photography and filmmaking where she discovered her passion. Vanisha's creative practice entails time based media, painting and photography. Her work explores cultural identity, religion, politics and appropriation, often drawing on elements from her personal life.
She most recently had her work A New Generation shown in Futurity at the James Hockey Gallery, Farnham; Hypocrisy of our Beliefs at The Elaine Thomas Gallery, Farnham and at the Hotel Elephant Gallery, London, June 2015.
Hypocrisy of our Beliefs, Elaine Thomas Gallery, Farnham
Art in Mind, The Brick Lane Gallery, London
V&A Staff Art Show, Victoria and Albert Museum, London
UCA Graduates Film Screening, The James Hockey Gallery, Farnham
SUDA, Hotel Elephant Gallery, London
Futurity, The James Hockey Gallery, Farnham
Seeing II, Linear Gallery, Farnham
10C2D, The James Hockey Gallery, Farnham
Traditional Hybrid, 17 St George's Road, Aldershot