06 - Sheriff De La Haye

As a woman I found myself drawn to Nicolaa de la Haye. It surprised me to find that woman had held a position of such power at that time and I felt the need to portray a strong representation of her using early medieval paintings as a reference.

By Rachel Olin

Rachel Olin is a graduate of Bishop Grosseteste University, since graduating she has exhibited across the East Midlands and beyond. Her practice bridges the gap between craft and conceptual art utilising a variety of materials.