Dido Powell studied Fine Art at the University of Leeds and now lives and works in London. Dido teaches History of art alongside her painting practice and presents lectures and museum tours for the Institute of Ideas. Dido has participated in a number of group exhibitions including shows with The Royal Academy and the Whichchpeal in London. In addition to group exhibitions, Dido has had many solo shows and painting commissions for St. Mary’s hospital, Charring Cross hospital, David Game College- as well as private commissions. Drawing inspiration from objects reflected on to glass, Dido paints abstract and distorted still life, people and landscapes. She draws from her experiences of living in Ghana that is shown through her use of colour.