I always want to create art that can hold a child’s attention, it’s part of who I am. I’m as much a child as a warrior queen. A kind of Alice playing Boudicca.
Melissa Budasz was born in 1969 in London, England. She received her B.A. Honours in Fine Art Painting from Norwich School of Art, England. Her recent solo exhibition was at Conway Hall, London (2017). Budasz’s works are featured in public collections, including Conway Hall Archive Library and in private collections in the UK and USA.
Budasz currently lives and works in London, United Kingdom.
2015 Hidden Narratives Dangerous Erasions devised by Budasz/Moreton-Griffiths for SLWA, The Big Draw Award Runner Up – The Big Draw
2015 Finders Keepers Losers Weepers Residency for SLWA, SAFTA Community Arts Award nomination – Southwark Arts Forum
2015 Finders Keepers Losers Weepers Residency for SLWA, SAFTA Visual Arts Award shortlist – Southwark Arts Forum
2013 I’m Inside Ring the Bell installation (based on Judy Chicago’s The Dinner Party) SLWA, SAFTA Visual Arts Award – Southwark Arts Forum