Catherine Anyango studied at Central Saint Martins and the Royal College of Art, and has an MA in English Literature from University College London.
Her graphic novel adaptation of Heart of Darkness (2010) was Observerís Graphic Novel of the Month. She has produced live film events at major cultural venues including the V&A and the BFI.
She has a special interest in drawing, both in terms of content and materiality, and the relationship between literature and illustration. Catherine uses film, sculpture and mise-en-scene devices to reconstruct physical environments that are disrupted by psychological, intangible phenomena. She has published, lectured and exhibited internationally and teaches Visual Research at the Royal College of Art in London.