Julie Norburn, our Managing Director, shares some good news!

We are absolutely thrilled to introduce Bhasker as our new patron. We feel proud he has chosen to support Art4Space.

Bhasker Patel plays lead role Rishi Sharma in ITV’s Emmerdale (for 10 years) which gets 5 to 7 Million viewers on an average episode. 

Television appearances also include:  Play for Today (1981); Grange Hill (1982); The Jewel in the Crown (1984); Crown Court (1984); The Lenny Henry Show (1984); Moving (1984); as Kirshna Verma in several episodes of the serial, The Real Eddy English (1989); The Paradise Club (1989); the Birmingham set soap, Family Pride (1991); Chimera (1991); Boon (1991); Rides (1991); as Nawaz Hamoud in several episodes of Brookside (1987; 1992); Between the Lines (1992); as Marway in several episodes of Lynda La Plante’s Civvies (1992); Screen Two: The Long Roads (1993); Over the Rainbow (1993); Birds of a Feather (1993); Game On (1996); Only Fools and Horses (1996); Coast Guard (1997); as Doctor Raju Patel in the serial, Pure Wickedness (1999); The Scarley Pimpernel (2000); My Family (2001); Coronation Street (2004).

Film appearances include: Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984); My Beautiful Laundrette (1985); Partition (1987)

Bhasker helps many charities and good causes, especially in the arts and cultural sector. Bhasker states how important it is that everyone can use art and creativity as a catalyst for change. He loves the work we do and stated Art4Space gives people a sense of belonging through our creative connections.  We feel honoured to have his support and very grateful that he has taken the time to play an active role in supporting us.