BIO

Sandra Shashou is a UK-based, Brazilian multimedia artist who has a diverse practice of sculpture, photography and painting. Shashou studied at City & Guilds of London Art School with BA(Hons) in Painting. Shashou’s practice has taken a turn into sculpture with a series of positive works that reflect on major transformation through the fragility of love, which references bravery, courage and rebuilding after devastation. In recent years, her work has been exhibited internationally, including Art Miami, Art Southampton NY, Armoury Antiques NY, Art15 Olympia London, Sothebys, Christies and Phillips. Shashou has been commissions for several site specific large sculptures in the US and UK. Sandra Shashou lives and works from her studio in Primrose Hill, London.

CURRICULUM VITAE QUALIFICATIONS
2001 – 2005
BA in Painting, City and Guilds London Art School, Kennington Park Road, London.

2000 – 2001
BETEC in Painting Kensington and Chelsea Art School.

1999
Foundation Degree Slade, UCL.

1979 – 1980
Design Degree Chelsea Art School.

AWARDS AND PRIZES
2005
The Laszlo Foundation Prize for Portraiture.

2005
Laurent Perrier Graduation prize for best painter.

SELECTED SHOWS AND EXHIBITIONS

2017
BFAMI, Christies, St James, London

2016
BFAMI, Sothebys, Mayfair, London

2015
London Art Fair in Islington Business Centre, with the Woolff Gallery

2015
Woolff Gallery FOUNDD group show, 89 Charlotte Street, London W1T 4PU 2014 Phillips de Pury group BFAMI show Berkeley square, London, W1. 2014 Phillips de Pury group BFAMI show in Howick Place, London, SW1.

2014
Art Basel Miami, Dillon Gallery, US. 2014 International arts and antiques fair at The Armoury, 643 Park Ave, New York, NY 10065, US.

2014
Gold show, Dillon Gallery, 555 W 25th St, New York, NY, US.

2014
Group show ” Found Objects” at Woolf Gallery, 89 Charlotte St, London W1T 4PU 2014 Art Southampton, The Hamptons NY, Dillon Gallery, NY.

2013
Group Show, Sotheby’s, New Bond Street, bfami , London.

2012
Gggalery, Solo Show, Blenheim Crescent, Notting Hill, London.

2012
 Rio de Janeiro Group show, Leite Barbosa Gallery, 35 Rua do Mercado, Centro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil.

2011
Solo show at Studio, Primrose Hill, London.

2010
Solo show Magdalena Kruszenwska show space, Belgravia, London.

2010
The European Arzebajan Society, International art exhibition in Baku.

2010
Christies St James, bfami , London. 2010 Elephant Parade, Elephant Family, London.

2010
Sex sale at Phillips de Pury, 9 Howick Place, London.

2009
Solo show, Robert Sandelson Gallery, 5 Cork Street, London.

2008
Opera Gallery, In the Mood for Love,134 New Bond Street, London.

2008
Mall Gallery, 17 Carlton House Terrace, London.

2008
 The Decorative Antiques & Textiles Fair in Battersea Park, Sieff Gallery, London.

2008
Phillips de Pury, 9 Howick Place, London. 2008 Hammerson plc, 10 Grosvenor Street, London.

2007
Art London with Sieff Gallery, Chelsea’s Royal Hospital Gardens, London.

2007
Climate Change, group show, 235-241 Union Street, London.

2007
Sieff Gallery and Ramsey Prints, Pimlico Road, London.

2007
Royal College, group show,Kensington Gore, London.

2006
Group show at the Truman Brewery, London.

2005
Group show with Vanessa Suchar, London.

2005
Graduate Show at City and Guilds London Art School.

CURRICULUM VITAE QUALIFICATIONS

2001 – 2005
BA in Painting, City and Guilds London Art School, Kennington Park Road, London.

2000 – 2001
BETEC in Painting Kensington and Chelsea Art School.

1999
Foundation Degree Slade, UCL.

1979 – 1980
Design Degree Chelsea Art School.

AWARDS AND PRIZES

2005
The Laszlo Foundation Prize for Portraiture.

2005
Laurent Perrier Graduation prize for best painter.

SELECTED SHOWS AND EXHIBITIONS

2017
BFAMI, Christies, St James, London

2016
BFAMI, Sothebys, Mayfair, London

2015
London Art Fair in Islington Business Centre, with the Woolff Gallery

2015
Woolff Gallery FOUNDD group show, 89 Charlotte Street, London W1T 4PU 2014 Phillips de Pury group BFAMI show Berkeley square, London, W1. 2014 Phillips de Pury group BFAMI show in Howick Place, London, SW1.

2014
Art Basel Miami, Dillon Gallery, US. 2014 International arts and antiques fair at The Armoury, 643 Park Ave, New York, NY 10065, US.

2014
Gold show, Dillon Gallery, 555 W 25th St, New York, NY, US.

2014
Group show ” Found Objects” at Woolf Gallery, 89 Charlotte St, London W1T 4PU 2014 Art Southampton, The Hamptons NY, Dillon Gallery, NY.

2013
Group Show, Sotheby’s, New Bond Street, bfami , London.

2012
Gggalery, Solo Show, Blenheim Crescent, Notting Hill, London.

2012
Rio de Janeiro Group show, Leite Barbosa Gallery, 35 Rua do Mercado, Centro, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil.

2011
Solo show at Studio, Primrose Hill, London.

2010
Solo show Magdalena Kruszenwska show space, Belgravia, London.

2010
The European Arzebajan Society, International art exhibition in Baku.

2010
Christies St James, bfami , London. 2010 Elephant Parade, Elephant Family, London.

2010
Sex sale at Phillips de Pury, 9 Howick Place, London.

2009
Solo show, Robert Sandelson Gallery, 5 Cork Street, London.

2008
Opera Gallery, In the Mood for Love,134 New Bond Street, London.

2008
Mall Gallery, 17 Carlton House Terrace, London.

2008
The Decorative Antiques & Textiles Fair in Battersea Park, Sieff Gallery, London.

2008
Phillips de Pury, 9 Howick Place, London. 2008 Hammerson plc, 10 Grosvenor Street, London.

2007
Art London with Sieff Gallery, Chelsea’s Royal Hospital Gardens, London.

2007
Climate Change, group show, 235-241 Union Street, London.

2007
Sieff Gallery and Ramsey Prints, Pimlico Road, London.

2007
Royal College, group show,Kensington Gore, London.

2006
Group show at the Truman Brewery, London.

2005
Group show with Vanessa Suchar, London.

2005
Graduate Show at City and Guilds London Art School.