Born in Calcutta in 1966, Tanya Ling is an artist and designer whose career has traversed both the Fashion Industry and Art World. She makes paintings, sculptures and drawings.
She studied at Central Saint Martin’s and worked in Paris as a designer before starting an art gallery back in London with her husband William Ling. She has made fashion illustrations for numerous clients including Louis Vuitton and Vogue and produced her own ready-to-wear collection.
In 2011 the V&A acquired over 50 of her drawings. In 2014 a group of paintings and sculptures were acquired for the Murderme collection. In 2015 she was invited by Tate to takeover their Instagram account.
She lives and works in London.