Alessandro Raho lives and works in Hastings/London. He is known for painting portraits of friends and family, seascapes, landscapes and still lives. He has had recent solo and two-person exhibitions at Charles Asprey – Tyers Street, London (2023); Alison Jacques. London (2021) Kingsgate Project Space, London with Ima-Abasi Okon; and Secession, Vienna (2015) with Mark Leckey. Notable group exhibitions include: The Flag Art Foundation, New York (2023 forthcoming); Flatland Projects, Bexhill (2022); Everyday Heroes, Southbank Centre, London (2020); Painting on the Move, Kunsthalle Basel (2002) and Brilliant! New Art from London, Walker Art Centre, Minneapolis (1995). His work is held in international collections including Tate (London); The Museum of Modern Art (New York) and Seattle Museum of Art (Seattle). His portrait of Dame Judi Dench is on display in the collection re-hang at the National Portrait Gallery (London).