Ratna Jan Bibi graduated from Winchester School of Art in 2003 with a BA in Fine Art Painting, following which she worked at the John Hansard Gallery, Southampton for five years undertaking various roles including Education Officer.
During 2009, Ratna Jan moved to Brighton and worked as a freelance Artist Educator until her post at Photoworks. Alongside her work at Photoworks, Ratna Jan is currently developing her studio practice with the aim of developing her career as an artist as well as an arts professional.
As Permeate Fellow, Ratna Jan works closely with Head of Projects, Celia Davies, as well as all other Photoworks’ staff, to fully realise the potential of each project. The projects portfolio includes supporting the creation of new work and commissions, exhibitions, online digital projects and special events, including the educational programme, talks and specifically devised audience development projects.