Visual artist based in Liverpool predominantly working in print and collage to
explore identity, displacement and belonging.
Get me Bodied
Medium: Risograph and digital print
Sumuyya has set up a business, Granby Press - a community based
arts organisation with a focus on print material and design. The ambition of
Granby Press is to develop a community publishing/resource space for those who
live locally allowing for affordable and diverse ways of empowerment through
language and imagery.
She is also researching the black cultural history of Liverpool with a longer term
ambition of opening up a Black Cultural Archive a space in the city that celebrates
the achievements of the past while also supporting, educating and promoting
ideas of the future. A library of knowledge and safe space that is accessible to
those within the community. She currently runs a great organisation called Blk Liverpool,
described as 'For Us By Us! Past|Present|Future Black lives in Liverpool', a social and
promotional space for Black people in Liverpool.
Currently working as operations manager for Granby Workshop, an architectural
ceramics studio based in Granby, Liverpool.
Sumuyya's Website: sumuyyakhader.com
Social Media: @sumuyya
Visit Sumuyya's shop here