Born and raised in England, Kulvinder Kaur Dhew earned her MA in Painting at the prestigious Royal College of Art in London. She has been an Artist in Residence at ARCO in Lisbon, Portugal, Vermont Studio Center, USA, and Delfina Studios Trust in London, UK. As Head of Painting at The School of Art in New Zealand she helped to establish the MFA Program and the School’s first foreign exchange program. Dhew has taught at several universities and colleges in different parts of the world, including The Universiti Malaysia Sarawak on the Island of Borneo. Her work is held in many collections including MTV Europe, Sir Kazuo Ishiguro, and the UK Department of Education and Science. While Kulvinder is a full-time professional artist, she is also a curator/gallery director, and educator. Dhew’s students have been successfully admitted to many top-tier Universities including The Art Institute of Chicago, RISD, Royal College of Art, SVA New York, Yale University, Cal Arts, Chelsea School of Art, and MIT.