Camille Chedda was born in Manchester, Jamaica. She graduated from the Edna Manley College with an Honours Diploma in Painting and received an MFA from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. Her works have been featured in exhibitions at the National Gallery of Jamaica, the Museum of Latin American Art, The Portland Museum of Art, and the Wallach Art Gallery of the Colombia University. She is the recipient of numerous awards including the Albert Huie Award, the Reed Foundation Scholarship, the inaugural Dawn Scott Memorial Award and the British Council’s TAARE Program Award. She has been an artist in residence at Alice Yard in Trinidad, Art Omi in New York and Hospitalfield in Scotland. She is the Project Manager of the Rubis Mecenat’s InPulse Art Project, and lectures at the Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts. Chedda lives and works in Kingston, Jamaica.
ART(IST) is a video series of portraits of artists by Alexander Murphy commissioned by the RUBIS MÉCÉNAT.