Redeye's Snapshots are a series of skill sharing workshops, offering quick insights into artists’ work through their use of creative processes and techniques.

Nilupa Yasmin is an artist and educator known for her beautiful, intricately constructed artworks and large-scale installations. The weaving of photographs is core to her practice, and in this workshop she will talk through her use of the process and how it shaped her work, followed by a demonstration of the weaving technique.

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Nilupa Yasmin (b.1995) is an Artist and Educator. Working primarily lens based, Yasmin takes a keen interest in the notion of culture, self-identity and anthropology. Combined with her love for handcraft and the materiality in photographic explorations, she repeatedly connects upon her own South Asian culture and heritage. Continually drawing upon what it means to be a British Bangladeshi Muslim Woman, she aims to create a space of representation for the underrepresented, through her photographic practise. 

Yasmin graduated from Coventry University in 2017, winner of the Photo Monitor prize. Her work has been exhibited in Photofusion, London (2019); Format Fringe, Derby (2019); Coventry Biennial (2019); Herbert Art Gallery (2019) and Argentea Gallery (2017); recently having work acquired as part of The New Arts Gallery Walsall’s Collections. She is a Visiting Lecturer at Coventry University and is currently working towards a solo show at MAC Birmingham for 2021.

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Who is it for?
This event is free and open to all. Recommended for anyone who wants to experiment with new processes or get a deeper insight into Nilupa’s work.

 
When?
Watch live on Tuesday 20th October 2020, 1 - 1:30pm.
 
Where?
Online! Booking will close on Tuesday 20th October at 10am and we will then be in touch with everyone who has registered with the meeting code and password. You will need an internet connection and a computer, smartphone or tablet. This event will take place over Zoom.
 
Tickets
Please register for free by 10am on Tuesday 20th October to receive your invitation to the meeting.
 
Image © Nilupa Yasmin.

 

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