Ronis Varlaam has studied filmmaking at the London Film School and has produced and directed several documentaries for television, mainly Channel 4.
Gradually his interests moved to art in general and now his practice includes painting, photography and art videos.
He is currently working on a series of subjective/objective paintings.
He is both an abstract and representational painter and he believes in the primacy of painting. He has taken part in more than 30 exhibitions.
He has been shortlisted for the Jerwood Drawing Prize 2015 and selected for the Creekside Open in 2011 and 2017, the Discerning Eye 2016 and National Open Art 2016.