Rachel Gadsden has been a contemporary visual artist for 20 years, following an earlier career as a professional actor.
She has a BA (Wimbledon School of Art) and an MA (City and Guilds of London Art College) in Fine Art. She exhibits internationally and works across the mainstream and disability art sectors, exploring notions of hope and fragility. Recent commissions have included a year long residency and solo show at Hampton Court Palace (2007-2008), lead artist for Parliamentary Outreach for Rethink Parliament General Election project and exhibition 2009-2010, an ongoing commitment as artist for WheelPower UK at Stoke Mandeville, and a performance for the Liberty 2010 commissioned by Greenwich and Docklands Festival.
|5 September 2012||Unlimited Global Alchemy : Performance, Screening and Talk||Southbank Centre||London|
|3 September 2012||Unlimited Global Alchemy : Body Mapping Workshop||Southbank Centre||London|
|2 September 2012||Hidden or Hiding? Exploring the Options and Consequences for Artists with Hidden Impairments||Southbank Centre||London|
|31 August – 9 September 2012||Unlimited Global Alchemy : Exhibition||Southbank Centre||London|
|30 August 2012||Unlimited Global Alchemy : Screening and Talk||The Bluecoat||Liverpool|
|23 June – 18 August 2012||Unlimited Global Alchemy : Exhibition||Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology||Cambridge|
|23 June 2012||Unlimited Global Alchemy : Screening and Talk||Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology||Cambridge|