Lot 21 - Nooka Shepherd - Crucible
Watercolour and Oil Pastel
Signed on Verso
Curated by Lee Sharrock
Born 1998, London, UK
Lives and works in Dorset, UK
Nooka’s work centres on cultivating narratives of symbiosis and harmony. Weaving humanity, so long divorced from the ecosystem of which we are a part, back into the great web of life that makes this planet. Nooka draws on symbols and imagery from the folklore of these islands to create their own images and objects that become votive, animistic items, encouraging connection to and conversation with place and it’s more-than-human inhabitants.
2020 BFA, The Slade School Of Fine Art
EARTHLINGS MMXXI, The Residence Gallery, London, UK
Melon - Cauli, Asylum Chapel, Queen’s Road, Peckham
Thomas Epsley Painting Prize, 2017
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