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Chitra Merchant was born in India and currently works as a Printmaker in Bristol , U.K. After completing a B.A Degree in Psychology, she left India to work for a year in an artist’s studio in West Africa. She came to England in the early nineties and completed a B.A (Hons) Degree in Illustration from U.W.E Bristol (’98). In 2001 she based herself at Spike Print Studio where she prints ,exhibits and works to commission on a regular basis.
Chitra experiments with print processes like screenprint, monoprint and digitally manipulated marks to arrive at images. These maybe in a series, an edition or unique images. Drawing is integral to her work.
WORK IS BEING HELD AT:
Brook Gallery, Devon, U.K
Spike Print Studio, Spike Island , Bristol, U.K
Smithson Gallery, Bristol, U.K
Fig Gallery, Bristol, U.K