Raj Verdi is a practising visual artist who lives and works in London.  Making sculpture since 1993 and etchings since 1995, Raj has exhibited widely in London and the UK in both solo and group exhibitions including the Barbican Centre in the City of London and the Salon de Graphique at the Curwen Gallery.  She has participated in international art projects throughout Europe, Mexico, Cuba and Japan and her work is in many private collections and in public collections, including the Westminster Arts Council, the Bank of England Art Collection, the Post Denmark Museum in Copenhagen and Museo de Filatelia de Oaxaca in Mexico.

Current and Future Shows

Please email me if you wish to have information on forthcoming shows

Collections and Awards


2002
Materials Prize Winner, Lazertran Art Prize
2001
Bank of England Art Collection
1999
Museo de Filatelia de Oaxaca in Mexico
1997
Westminster Arts Council,  Wilfred Sirrell Collection Purchase Prize
1996
Post Denmark Museum in Copenhagen
1995
Yamanashi Museum of Art Collection in Japan

Publications and magazine features


2004
Tracce Cahiers d'art, Winter, pp46-49
2002
Printmaking Today, Winter, p10
2001
Tracce Foglio d'arte, Sept, pp10-13
2001
Exhibit A Magazine, Apr/May, pp70-71
1996
Artists Newsletter, Feb, p13
1996
Mailart Prehistory ISBN 88-86712-41-3, p50

Past solo exhibitions


Sept 07
“Nostalgia, Myth and Memory” Shoreditch Gallery, London.
Oct 06
"Le Petit Mort", Beyond the Valley London
Apr 04
Salon des Arts, Kensington
Jan 03
Bibliotecha, Barbican Library, Barbican Centre, City of London
Apr 02
Axis Gallery,  Leeds Metropolitan University, 8 Queens Square, Leeds
Oct 01
Photoworks, Photographic show, Raindance Film Festival, London
Jun 01
Myths and Melancholia, Trinity Arts Centre, Tunbridge Wells
May 00
Fifth Solo Exhibition, The Weald Gallery, Tunbridge, Kent
Oct 99
Fourth Solo Exhibition, The Questors Theatre, London
Nov 98
Third Solo, The Café Gallery, Mary Ward Centre, London
Jan 96
Prints and Assemblages, Mary Ward Centre, London
Oct 95
Prints and Assemblages, Rising Sun Arts Centre, Reading

Selected group shows


Feb 06
Art on Paper Fair, Royal College of Art, London
Oct 05
Affordable Art Fair Battersea Park, London
Nov 04
Three Artists, Rivington Gallery, Hoxton, London
Jun 03
Come on you intellectuals, Vision in Art Deptford X Festival
Jan 03
Christmas Print Show, London Print Studio, London
Feb 02
Art of Imagination, 28 Cork Street, London
Feb 02
Affordable Art Fair, Battersea Park, London
Dec 01
Hidden Art, The House Mill, Three Mills Road, London
Sep 01
Open Exhibition, City of Westminster, St Martins Gallery, Trafalgar Square, London
Aug 01
Group show, Gallery S, Grimstad, Norway
Jul 01
Fresh Art Fair, Printmakers Council Stand, Islington Design Centre, London
Mar 01
Abstract, Colour, Light and Form, The Art Attack Project, Hoxton Sq, London
Dec 00
Christmas at Highcliffe, Highcliffe Castle, Christchurch, Dorset
Nov 00
Subject to Certain Conditions, The Nottingham Playhouse, Nottingham
Mar 00
Contemporary Print Show, The Curve Gallery, Barbican, City of London
Dec 99
Hidden Art, St James Church, Clerkenwell, London
Oct 99
Perfect World Touring Exhibition, The City Gallery, Leicester
Sep 99
Print Fusion, Letchworth Museum & Art Gallery, Letchworth, Herts
Jul 99
Annual Open City of Westminster Arts Council, London
May 99
Arte Postal Hacia el Neuvo Milenio Museo de Filatelia de Oaxaca, Mexico
Feb 99
Contemporary Print Show, The Concourse Gallery, Barbican, London
Jan 99
Interior Spaces, Beatrice Royal Contemporary Art Gallery, Eastleigh, Hants
Dec 98
Art Supermarket, Harvey Nichols, London
Dec 98
Salon de Graphiques, Curwen Gallery, London 
Aug 98
Exchanges, Stroud House Gallery, Stroud, Gloucester
Aug 96
Post Denmark Art Exhibition, Post Denmark Museum, Copenhagen
Apr 96
Tusk Force Contemporary Art Auction Serpentine Gallery,  London
Mar 96
National Open Print Exhibition, Kirklees Print Festival, Huddersfield
Dec 95
International Exposition of Art, Galeria 23712, Havana, Cuba
Nov 95
To Live and to Die, Burgenhagen Church Gallery, Hamburg, Germany
Oct 95
National Print Exhibition Printmakers Council, Whiteleys Atrium Gallery, London
Sep 95
Annual Open, City of Westminster Arts Council, London
Aug 95
The Wisdom of Nature, Burgos, Spain
Aug 95
Whats Happening on Earth?, Yamanashi Museum of Art, Yamanashi, Japan