My Light Skin Privilege

I had a strange interaction on Twitter recently, where someone claimed I was ‘caucasian’ and it got me thinking about my light skin privilege. From the beginning. I posted this tweet in 2015: ‘survey finds that middle class, private schooled, white men dominate the creative industry’ — peatree bojangles (@peatreebojangle) November 24, 2015 After Read more about My Light Skin Privilege[…]

Anti-Black Racism in the Indian Community

(I’m not here to defame Indians, I’m here to open a discussion about racism in India, as it’s largely ignored) I see a lot of discussions on Twitter and outside of it, where Indians are very pro-black activism (including myself), without talking about the anti-black racism we grew up with inside our culture. Being a Read more about Anti-Black Racism in the Indian Community[…]

Art Below Private Exhibition

I’ve finally had a London exhibition. I’ve been saying it for long enough and now one of my illustrations has been displayed in a London gallery. It’s about time, really. The best thing about it, is I was not involved in any organising. It was part of Art Below, who are exhibiting art at Regent’s Read more about Art Below Private Exhibition[…]

Art Below Regents Park Exhibition

Art Below – Regents Park Exhibition

One of my pieces of digital art is being exhibited at Regents Park Station as part of Art Below for Frieze Art Fair. I haven’t had many exhibitions, except for one nerve-ridden show in Manchester’s Kraak Gallery. I spent most of the time during this being very drunk and accepting hoards of people to drink Read more about Art Below – Regents Park Exhibition[…]