Studio Artists

BACKLIT Studio Members

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Nottingham Trent University 2019 MFA Students

BACKLIT is delighted to provide Studio space for the Nottingham Trent University MFA Fine Art Students to develop their practice. 2019 MFA students are:

Emily Edmond

Grace Peckett

Hoi Ling Ng

Jeng Hang Kung

Jessica Emsley

Josephine Wheeler

Kaidi Huang


Karina Kaye

Manuela Marin Sandoval

Michael Sheppard

Misra Arabaci

Molly Venner

Paul Andrew Liptrot

Paul Bryan


Paul Webber

Ryan Boultbee

Sarah Tutt

Susannah Wheatcroft

Thomas Joshua Pether

Yara Zein

BACKLIT 2019 Graduate Studio Members

Our 6-month Studio programme runs from September 1st 2019 and will culminate with an exhibition at BACKLIT. 2019 Graduate Studio members are:


Jas Lucas

Jazz Glenn

Harry Freestone

Lilly Taylor

Tom Ireland

Niamh Treacy

Oliver Ventress

BACKLIT Studio membership

BACKLIT offers affordable Studio space to contemporary artists, makers and collectives.

Studio membership benefits:

  • Being part of an active, diverse and exciting studio community
  • 24-hour studio access
  • Internet, heating and electricity
  • Your profile on our website
  • Access to members-only opportunities such as exhibitions and events Priority over non-members to workshops, talks and more
  • Opportunities to apply to BACKLIT Artist events including projects, annual group show and participation programmes
  • Access to regular development opportunities
  • Access to one-to-ones with relevant members of staff

If you’d like to apply to become a BACKLIT Studio member, please email to request an application form.