Rachel Megawhat is a London based painter and photographer
Her career spans 3 decades during which time she has photographed amongst others, musicians, politicians, pornographers, terrorists, models and artists. She currently is mainly painting
After studio photographic training in her teens, She learned documentary photography by working as 'photographer in residence' in South London nightclub Imperial Gardens - now published as part of 'Cafe Royal' documentary series. She later spent time as a photojournalist. An early adopter of citizen
journalism websites she found herself working as a political and hard
news photographer. She remains a member of the highly respected British
Press Photographers Association.
She became a Mother in the late 90s and has raised two sons in
South London. She spent the 00's making artwork about how Internet technology would impact society and participated in high profile Art/Tech hackathons, a phenomenon of the Tech City era
She was recently featured in the LA based Festival of Curious Minds
She has been appearing at ACBF since 2017 selling a series of highly collectable unique polaroids as well as prints and paintings.