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Eddie Chambers was born in Wolverhampton, England and gained a BA (Hons) Fine Art degree from Sunderland Polytechnic in 1983. He now holds a PhD from Goldsmiths College, University of London, awarded in 1998, for his dissertation researching press and public responses to Black visual arts practice in England in the 1980s. Chambers began organising exhibitions while still a student. Since then, he has organised a large number of exhibitions in Britain and abroad. In 1989 he established the African and Asian Visual Artists’ Archive, a Black artists' research and reference facility, co-ordinating the project for several years until the autumn of 1992. Living between Bristol, England, Edinburgh, Scotland, and Austin, Texas, he continues to research visual arts activity, organise exhibitions and write on various aspects of visual arts practice, alongside his teaching.

Eddie Chambers is an Associate Professor, History of Art, at the University of Texas at Austin, teaching visual arts of the African Diaspora. See http://www.utexas.edu. He is a field editor, with responsibility for assigning reviews of publications relating to African Diaspora art and African art, for caa.reviews

His new book project is Roots and Culture: Cultural Politics in the Making of Black Britain, to be published by I. B. Tauris in 2016.

See ibtauris.com for more details

Eddie Chambers photo by:
Sarie Potter (South Africa)

Eddie Chambers in 2007

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