Biography

Farah Husain is an imaginative painter whose expressive paintings touch the soul with exuberant blasts of energy and colour. Working with an array of media including chemicals, fluorescent aerosol paint, acrylics, and flowing watercolours Farah aspires to paint beyond the visible and capture the experiences of the soul.

Farah’s innovative and experimental mixed media artwork has been exhibited all over London within galleries located in the heart of the thriving, fast-paced city.

She has been featured in the press, on television and on London radio for her art programmes with young people and her work with young soldiers in using art as an expressive platform.

EDUCATION 

B.Ed (Hons) Kingston University,

NCFE Counselling levels 2 and 3

Landmark Forum – Graduate

RACC Richmond – Painting and Drawing 2005-10

Kevin Chapman Art Studios – Painting and Drawing 2010-13

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

Best of The Best – Notable Artist Showcase – Art Impact USA, Washington 2017

East Meets West Internationally Juried Exhibition – Galaudet Gallery, Wisconsin 2017

Artist in Residence – Pensford Field, Kew

Environmental Trust – Richmond Upon Thames 2016

Retrospective –  Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea Library 2016

Earls Court Project Rooms 2016

Open Art Studios Earls Court Featured Artist 2015

Richmond Arthouse Open Studios festival – Kew  2015,

Southlands Arts Centre -West London 2015

Resident Artist, The Vinery Cafe – Teddington 2012-16

The London Therapy Centre-Richmond  2014

MSIG Lloyds , Fenchurch Street – London 2014

  Kevin Chapman Art Studios – Hampton 2011- 2013

 The Coffee Lab, Twickenham 2013

Riverside Gallery – Richmond 2013

Harris & Hoole Café – twickenham 2013

Marriott Hotels, Twickenham –   2009