Sarah Needham

Sarah Needham

London, Europe, United Kingdom

About Sarah Needham

As well being a graduate artist as Sarah has a Masters Degree in Development Studies. Sarah has spent her time developing a visual language that asks existential questions about how we can live now and how that relates to our past. To the stories both told and untold. Of the relationship between us as humanity that cross cultural and geographic boundaries through out the history of humanity.

Sarah is represented by the following Galleries:
Thomas Spencer Fine Art, London and Dorset
Silson Contemporary Art, Harrogate
Irving Contemporary, Oxford
The Kahn Gallery, London
Highgate Contemporary Art Gallery, London

and by a number of art agencies in the UK and USA


Jiangxi Normal University: Traditional Chinese Ink Painting tuition from Prof Ding 1995-7
South Bank University: Development Studies Masters Graduated1994
Hatfield Polytechnic Fine Art and Education Graduated with 2.1 1989



Solo exhibition of work in Vintners Place London, curated by Eleni Duke, Artful

June: Silson Contemporary Summer Exhibition
July: Group exhibition at the Kahn Gallery,
The Affordable Art Fair with the Kahn Gallery
Three person show with Irving Contemporary

Earlier in 2021

Letters From A Strange Year, joint artist project with Paul Morrow London, Pop up exhibition, at Vout vintage, Columbia Road, E2

Water | Land, Irving Contemporary Art, Oxford

The Other Art Fair Studios on Saatchiart

Autumn, Winter Show l, Silson Contemporary Art, Harrogate

Artists Walks, London

Press coverage: Artists Walk Windows in Telerama (Fr)

Juried shows 2019

The Makers Project, Bergman and Mar, Chiswick London

Juried Shows 2018

SFSA Open and Curators Selection: No Format Gallery and SFSA Wembley Nov-Dec 2018

Black Swan Arts Open until 24 November


Creekside Open, Jordan Baseman selection, London


Postponed in 2020

Winter Exhibition Silson Contemporary Art Gallery Feb-April Harrogate, Yorkshire UK 2020

Beyond Other Horizons, British Council /Romanian Cultural Institue/ Iasi Palace of culture and Goerge Unescu University exhibition at Iaşi Palace of Culture Romania, British Council Symposium 3March. 1-31 March now extended but in lock down to 31 May 2020

The Other Art Fair, London 2020

The Affordable Art Fair with the Kahn Gallery, New York 2020

Previous shows
Beyond Abstraction, Luminaire Gallery, Pimlico London Nov-Dec
The Other Art Fair, Brooklyn November 2019
The Affordable Art Fair London
The Affordable Art Fair Hamburg with the Kahn Gallery autumn 2019

Focus on Abstraction, Luminaire Gallery, Vauxhall London, Nov-Dec 2019

Curious Duke Gallery , Whitecross St London E1Y Gestural Work Show through June 2019

Highgate Contemporary Art Mixed Painting show June -July 2019

Open Studios June 29, 30 July 6,7 London N10 1HE 2019

Corby Glen Project, Solo show at the Willoughby Gallery, Lincolnshire Autumn 2019

Curious Duke Gallery Mixed Show Through October 2019

Curious Duke Gallery Loft Living Exhibition Through November 2019

Previous Selected shows

The Other Art Fair London March 19

Barbican Library London Primavera March 19

The Other Art Fair, London October 2018

The Other Art Fair, New York November 2018

Roy’s People Art Fair London November 2018

The Free Painters and Sculptors Exhibition at the Muse Gallery, Portobello Road London 2-7 October 2018

Mixed Painting, Highgate Contemporary Art Gallery, 2018

Lincolnshire Project including oral history collection, research of Corby Glen locality and making of work culminating in exhibition in the Wiloughby gallery in 2019

The Other Art Fair,Bristol July 2018

The London Open 2018 , ICI will be on digital display on screen at the Whitechapel Gallery June-September 2018

The Summer Show, Curious Duke Gallery London EC12018

East Finchley Open Art Houses July

Roy’s People Art Fair
Spring edition

Jan- March
Trace Elements, Deptford Does Art Gallery , 28 Deptford High St, London SE8 . Artists in conversation with event hosted by Rosalind Davis Feb 24 7pm 2018

Jan-March exhibiting “Fulham Lethe" at Tower 42, City of London EC2 2018

Trace Elements, downstairs Gallery Deptford does Art, 28 Deptford High St London SE8 8-28 feb 2018

SFSA Painting Open, No Format Gallery, Deptford, London Dec 2017
Tower 42, Old Broad St, City of London Oct-Dec
Roy's People Art Fair 14-1717September Islington London
Small Experiments in Colour, Highgate,
Art Fair Malaga ,Spain 2017
Talented Art Fair Truman Brewery London 2017
Creekside Open, Jordan Baseman Selection APT Gallery, 2017

The Thames: The ARTery of London, St Katherine Docks selected by Angus Pryor
Sugar and Spice, St Katharine Docks selected by Angus Pryor
Both Ends of Madness, Sassoon Gallery, Folkestone, Selected by Angus Pryor
Nautical Perspectives,  St Katharine Docks    
Kensington Fulham and Chelsea Open Art Spaces,
Whenever I Feel Blue I start Breathing, Open Art Spaces group show

Place and Proximity, Austin Forum, Hammersmith,
Kensington and Fulham Open Art Spaces,
Refuse Reuse, Kensington, Pocket Arts
Microtopia, Kingsgate Workshops, West Hampstead
Microtopia, Kingsgate Workshops, West Hampstead, London