Niall Singh biography
Niall Singh is a mixed media artist who utilizes collage, assemblage, printmaking, textile, discussion, poetry and music.
Niall graduated in 2012 with a BA 1st Class in Fine Art from Birmingham School of Art, during which time he co-founded the collective ‘the Margaret Street Free Art Council’ which aimed to promote Free Art and Discussion via publications and workshops.
From 2012-14 the collective ran a space in Cheapside, Birmingham; part gallery/part social centre hosting events, workshops, discussion, film screening, a free bookshop/zine library, activist meetings, live music and exhibitions.
Niall has experience of delivering free workshops throughout Birmingham with participants from a range of ages, abilities and backgrounds. Niall believes strongly in breaking down social barriers that prevent access to art and education.
Niall currently focuses on ongoing poetry and collage projects, small zine publications, re-writing and re-sighting traditional Folk song and collaborative sporadic happening Folk around the fire which seeks to break down the barrier between performer and participant in a radical take on a traditional folk session in various unusual spaces.