Visual Artist Jamila Walker

Education, Memberships,

Residencies etc

Jamila set up the Shrewsbury Sketchbook and Journal library, through Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery with Shropshire Library service -

from Jan 2017



Digital Artist, Professional Placement,

Hallam St, Mental Health Hospital, Sandwell                             2013

Dudley, Five Ways to Wellbeing:

Schools Arts Residencies x3 Creative Health CIC                     2014

Part of the Creative Health, This Way Up project                       2016 - 2017



Enter Arts Course                                                                        (2010)

Various RAW courses                                                                  (2007 - 2010)

Fine Art Photography, BA (Hons) University of Derby                 (2004)

BTEC in Art and Design,                                                              (2001)

GNVQ in Drawing & Mark Making,                                               (2001)














Axis member                                                             from 2017

AIR Member                                                              2008 - 2017

Member of the Shropshire Visual Arts Network        2012 - 2014

Collectives Hey Doll! & Elixir Arts                              from 2009

Hive Media Centre, Shrewsbury, Trustee,                from Feb 2018

Steering group, Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery from 2019

Artist group - Natural Outsiders                                 from 2020

Meadow Arts                                                              from 2019

Cultural Consortium Shropshire                                 from 2020

Arts Connection - Cyswllt Celf                                   from 2020

Eastside Projects                                                       from 2020


Competition prizes


2013  'Inspired By Newman Brothers', Coffin Works, Birmingham Conservation Trust,

2020  Arts Connection, Photography Competion - Theme Texture



Community Art Commission


2017 - 18 Hall Court, Telford, South Staffordshire and Shropshire NHS


Bursuary awarded by Raven Studios 2021

To develop my #GuiltAndGratitude body of work

Jamila Walker Logo 2014 72 dpi a Doll installation 72 dpi Mountain Walls - filters and trees 72 dpi 79136601_10159052289221124_5414052081881317376_n 68593639_10158668044016124_7905752752788078592_n Alzheimers art sessions image 2- Artist Jamila Walke