Biography

Biography

Laura Moreton-Griffiths (British. B. 1967 Nuneaton) is a London-based artist, writer and curator. Studies include: Royal College of Art. MA Contemporary Art Practice, Critical Practice (2019-2021); The Royal Drawing School Drawing Intensive Scholarship Programme (2019); Turps Correspondence Course (2016-2019); Camberwell College of Arts BA Painting (2005-2008); Interactive Multimedia at the ARTEC (1993); Foundation at St Martins School of Art (1986). She also teaches and programmes artist talks. Her work is held in private collections in the UK and internationally.

Education  
2019-21 Royal College of Art, London – MA Contemporary Art / Practice Critical Practice
2019 The Royal Drawing School, London – Drawing Intensive Scholarship Programme
2016-19 Turps Painters Correspondence Course (Painting)
2005-08 Camberwell College of Art, University of the Arts, London – BA (Hons) Painting
1993 The ARTEC, London – Interactive Multimedia
1986 St Martins School of Art, London – Foundation
 
 
Residencies/Awards  
2020 PeerSocial hosted by Raven Row. London (group recipient)
2018-19 Artquest PeerSocial at Cubitt. London (group recipient)
2017 Arts Council England Award Grants for the Arts Award
  London Creative Network programme at SPACE. London
2016 Residency at Crystal Palace National Sports Centre. London
2014 Finders Keepers. SLWArtists Residency at Conway Hall. London
   
   
Selected Shows  
2020 PeerSocial Group Showcase hosted by Raven Row. London
2018 Constructors Gallery, hoardings at Blackfriars Bridge Southern Side
  Craft+Conflict. Rural Touring Scheme. Cumbria, Co Durham & Northumberland
  Altered States. The London Group. The Crypt, St John’s, Waterloo, London
2017 Rye Winter Open, Rye Creative Centre. Rye, Sussex
  Pay And Display. Centrespace Gallery. Bristol
  London Creative Network SPACE / LCN Showcase 2nd Edition at SPACE. London
2016 Bankley Open. Bankley Studios and Gallery. Manchester
2015 Finders Keepers. SLWArtists Residency, Visual Arts Award shortlisted. Southwark Arts Forum
  Finders Keepers. SLWArtists Residency, Community Arts Award nomination. SAF
  Hidden Narratives Dangerous Erasions, SLWArtists, The Big Draw Award Runner Up
2013 Dinner Party. SLWArtists. SAFTA Visual Arts Award. Southwark Arts Forum
  Inspired London, Fold Gallery. London
2010 CG @ Deptford X. Core Gallery. London
  Artworks Open 2010, Barbican Arts Group Trust. London
  Jerwood Drawing Prize 2010. London
   
Exhibitions  
2020 RCA Group Show at Art Lacuna. London
  Equinox, SLWArtists at St. Marylebone Parish Church. London
  RCA WIP Show, Battersea Campus. London
2019 Cash is King. Museum of Youth Culture/Mad In Margate, Artgame, Margate
  Return of Come Kiss a Stranger, Art Licks. Peckham, London
  Pillow Talk: conversations with women SLWA/WAL Collaboration at the Austrian Cultural Forum, Nothing Less! 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage
  Work Shop at Bell House for Dulwich Festival, London
  Spike Island Open Studios (Studio 105), Bristol
  Still Life. Asylum Chapel, London
  Gallery Below, St Mary-le-Bow Church Cheapside, London
2018 Art Car Boot Fair. Granary Square King’s Cross and Lambeth, London
  Genesis Light Magic. St John’s Bethnal Green, London 
  Strong and Stable. Asylum Chapel, London
  Why Don’t You?… HQ. Art Licks Weekend. Peckham, London
  Dreaming Awake at Safe House 1. Dulwich Festival. Peckham, London
  Pillow Talk at Uniqlo Tate Lates February. Tate Modern, London
2017  The Lucky Seven Rides Again. Why Don’t You…HQ. Art Licks Weekend. London
  Truth Lies Within. Phytology at The Bethnal Green Nature Reserve, London
  Truth Lies Within. The Subculture Archives. London
  The Arches Studios Dulwich Open House. Peckham, London
  Spike Island Open Studios. Bristol
  Blink. Market Peckham, SLWArtists. London
2016 Olympic Dreams. Market. Peckham, London
  Pillow Talk at BBC 100 Women. Broadcasting House. London
  Hidden Narratives Dangerous Erasions. SLWArtists. Women Centre Stage, Hampstead Theatre. London
  Pillow Talk. SLWArtists at TEDx UCLWomen. London
  Return of the Lucky Seven. Art Licks Weekend. Peckham, London
  Annual Open #32, CGP London. London
  Sluice_ Space and Space Time Agency. The Averard Hotel. London
  Pillow Talk, SLWArtists and the Women’s Art Library. Brixton East. London
2015 Lucky Seven. Why Don’t You…? Art Licks Weekend. Peckham, London
  Annual Open #31, CGP London. London
  Live Drawing. One Nation Under a Groove. Festival of Love. Southbank Centre. London
  Eye music. Dulwich Festival. The Arches Courtyard Space. Peckham, London
  Say what! Gambardella Art. London
  Burlesque & Allegory. Asylum. London
  Urban. SLWArtists. Brixton East. London
  South London Art Map Last Fridays The Arches Studios. Peckham, London
2014 Finders Keepers Losers Weepers. Conway Hall. London
  Hidden Narratives Dangerous Erasions. Deptford X. London
  Friends Open, Dulwich Picture Gallery. London
  The Machine of Visual Delights. Pentapaper at the Alternative Village Fete with Homeliveart. National Theatre. London
  Summer Open. The Arches Studios. Peckham, London
  South London Art Map Last Fridays, The Arches Studios. Peckham, London
  That’s Not What, Hide Gallery Leathermarket. Leathermarket, London
2013 A Public Airing. Deptford to Parliament Square. The WHYfront. London
  It’s In The Bag. Hide Gallery Leathermarket. SLWArtists as Parliament Week Partner. London
  A Public Airing. Peckham to Canary Wharf, The WHYfront. London
  The Fine Art of Ceramics. Hide Gallery Leathermarket. Leathermarket, London
  Artlicks Weekend. Hide Gallery Leathermarket. Leathermarket, London
  Swimming Against The Tide, Hide Gallery Leathermarket. Leathermarket, London
  From The Archive. Bermondsey Street Festival. London
  Piece work. Espacio Gallery. Shoreditch, London
  Zeitgeist Summer Exhibition. ASC Studios. Deptford, London
  Summer Open, The Arches Studios. Peckham, London
  Brixton Art Trail. London
  Curious Exchange. West Norwood Cemetery, London
2012  The Dinner Party. SLWArtists at 4749 Tanner St. London
  SLWArtists Postcard Exhibition. WoW Festival. The Royal Festival Hall. London
  Inspired London. Fold Gallery. London
  Between Lines. The Arches Courtyard Space. Peckham, London
  International Postcard Show. Surface Gallery. Nottingham
  snap!SLWArtists at Bankside Gallery. London
  asylum. London
  South London Art Map Last Fridays, The Arches Studios. Peckham, London
  Annual Open #28, CGP London. London
  Private Dreams. Private Myths. SLWArtists at Dulwich Library. London
2011 RyanRooneySpace. Dulwich Open House. London
  Glimpsed. House Gallery. SLWArtists, London
  From Blake to Space. House Gallery. London
  South London Art Map Last Fridays, The Arches Studios. Peckham, London
  Property crime: Marxist postcard. Toutes Directions. Peckham, London
  Open Exhibition. CGP London. London
2010 CG @ Deptford X. Core Gallery. London
  Peckham Space Open. London
  Staffordshire Street. Jane Newbery Gallery. London
  RyanRooneySpace. Dulwich Open House. London
2009 Open at The Arches Studios. Peckham, London
  RyanRooneySpace, Dulwich Open House. London
  Celebrating Women Artists. SLWArtists at Dulwich Library. London
2008 Recent Graduates. The Affordable Art Fair. London
  Open at The Arches Studios. Peckham, London
  Open Exhibition, CGP London. London
  Degree Show. Camberwell College of Art. London
2007 Inside Outside. Mile End Art Pavilion. London
  Cornered. Centenary Gallery. London
   
Publications  
2019 LCN Story: Peer Social – Artists Beyond LCN with Kathrin Böhm
2018 Conversation with Laura Lancaster at South Hill Park for Her Art-Story Talks
  Strong and Stable. SLWArtists by Alana Fialkoff for Dulwich on View
  PEER FORUM at Cubitt
  Kitmapper Instagram feature 12 March 2018
2017 The end is where we start from: history painting the future. Essay by Anna McNay, Assistant Editor, Art Quarterly
  Axisweb #WEEKLY ROUND UP #HIGHLIGHTS
  Nina Power & Victoria Browne Talking Feminism, the Near Future  and non-linear time
  SPACE / LCN Participant Feature. London Creative Network at SPACE
  Like The Myth of Pandora – Essay by Anna McNay Art writer and Assistant Editor, Art Quarterly. Art-Corpus
  Nympenburg Trials. Lighthouse Journal. Gatehouse Press
  Matriarchs, Monsters and Feral Children. Wolf Crossing, The Learned Pig Spring/Summer
  Olympic Dreams. Art Reveal Magazine p76-81
2016 Marvin Gaye Chetwydn in conversation. ArtVerve Magazine. Issue 6. SLWArtists. Publishing
  Olympic Dreams Zine
  Olympic Dreams
  Axisweb Homepage callout feature
  Women On The Frontline. ArtVerve Magazine. Issue 5. SLWArtists Publishing
  In photos: Pillow Talk at Brixton East. Mike Urban, BrixtonBuzz
  Liberties Review. ArtVerve Magazine. Issue 4. SLWArtists Publishing
  SLWA Art School. ArtVerve . Issue 3. SLWArtists Publishing
  Eye music – a rare exhibition. Dulwich OnView
  The 365 Artists 365 Days Project. Online publication, Wisconsin
  Finders Keepers Losers Weepers. Archaelogy of mind. SLWArtists Publishing
  The Dinner Party. SLWArtists Publishing
  A PUBLIC AIRING. Feminist & Women’s Studies Association
2013 The Personal is Political. UK Parliament
  Piecework. Catalogue By Jackie Brown, Pia Goddard & Pat Kaey. SLWArtists Publishing
  Artist Quarterly Autumn 2013. Tour London Art Trail 4 Peckham p.59
  Artlyst Featured Artist Member. 26.07.13
  200 Magazine, Issue 6, Quarterly magazine. Available online, app & in print p.144
  Art Of The Week #1. Twenty Something London. Online showcase
  A Public Airing. The Feminist and Women’s Studies Association. FWSA Blog
  Visual Creativity, 2nd edition. A showcase of painting & illustration
  snap! SLWArtists catalogue. Text by Dr Lara Perry, Althea Greenan & Sarah Sparkes
2011 Landscape = Landskip, Onestepfastforward. Art Architecture Design blog
  Bankside Exhibition catalogue. SLWArtists Publishing
  Women and Books, Exhibition catalogue. SLWArtists Publishing
  Brighten Your Life. Dulwich OnView
  Glimpsed by Kim Thornton. Dulwich OnView
2010 From Blake To Space. Review by Cat Weiner. The Londonist
  Jerwood Drawing Prize 2010 Exhibition Review by Amelia Gregory. Amelia’s Magazine
  Becoming Part of Something. Project blogs by Rosalind Davis. Artists Talking
  Pastoral Parody by Anna Maria Di Brina. Dulwich OnView
2008 The Affordable Art Fair. Recent Graduates section of catalogue
  Things Magazine. Online publication. Royal College of Art