Bio

Laura is a visual artist working in drawing, painting, installation, video, and text. She is graduate of both the National College of Art & Design, Dublin and Royal College of Art, London. She is a recipient of the Visual Arts Bursary Award (Arts Council of Ireland) for 2022-23 and received the Golden Fleece award in 2020.

Recent exhibitions include: Right-of-way at Wexford Art Centre (as part of the Wexford Emergent Award), She’ll Give You All She Has, at South Tipperary Art Centre with artists Orla Barry and Chloe McKeon,  A Growing Enquiry: Art, Agriculture, reconciling values at the RHA gallery March 2022, An Animate Land at Roscommon Art Centre, May 2022, with artists Miriam O’Connor and Marian Balfe. I have made a place, at the Crawford Art Gallery Art, Cork City from June 2021, the 39th EVA International with Fantasy Farming, 2020, at Limerick City Gallery of Art, the site-specific mountain-based artwork Cosmic Granny, 2019, in Inch, Co. Kerry, and Lucians Neighbours, 2018, at the Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin.

She presented a solo booth at Supermarket Art Fair, Stockholm, Sweden in May 2022 with Ormston House and will present a new body of work with Ormston in February 2024. Galerie Michaela Stock, Vienna will present a solo booth of her work at Spark Art Fair in March 2023.

In January Laura will travel to Omaha Nebraska for a three-month residency at the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts.