Biography

Raju Rage is an interdisciplinary artist who is proactive about using art, education and activism to forge creative survival.

Based in London they primarily use their non-conforming body as a vehicle of embodied knowledge; to bridge the gap between dis/connected bodies, theory and practice, text and the body and aesthetics and the political substance. They work in performance, sculpture, soundscapes and moving image, focusing on techniques of resistance and utilising everyday life experiences in communicating narratives around gender, race and culture. They investigate history, memory and trauma, with an emphasis on colonial legacy, its continuation and impact on the body and contemporary diasporan identity.

They are an organiser and member of Collective Creativity arts collective and A Peoples Art Collective (APAC).

Raju Rage is an educator with an interest in radical pedagogy.

Image by Kam Wai Kui

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