Biography

Biography

Laura Moreton-Griffiths (British. B. 1967 Nuneaton) is a London-based histories painter. She studied BA Painting, Camberwell College of Arts (2005-2008); Painting, the Turps Correspondence Course (2016-2019); The Royal Drawing School Drawing Intensive (2019), and MA Contemporary Art Practice/ Critical Practice at the Royal College of Art (2019-2021). She curates, teaches, writes and programmes artist talks. She is Resident Artist at the Museum of Youth Culture. Her work is held in private collections in the UK and internationally.

Education
2019-21Royal College of Art, London – MA Contemporary Art / Practice Critical Practice
2019The Royal Drawing School, London – Drawing Intensive (Scholarship Programme) 
2016-19Turps Correspondence Course – Painting
2005-08Camberwell College of Art, University of the Arts, London – BA (Hons) Painting
1993The ARTEC, London – Interactive Multimedia
1986St Martins School of Art, London – Foundation
 
Prizes
2018Artquest Peer Forum at Cubitt (group recipiant)
 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
2017Arts Council England Award Grants for the Arts Award
 Rye Winter Open, Rye Creative Centre. Rye, Sussex
 Pay And Display. Centrespace Gallery. Bristol
 London Creative Network programme at SPACE. London
2016Bankley Open. Bankley Studios and Gallery. Manchester
 Residency at Crystal Palace National Sports Centre. London
2015Finders 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
2013Dinner Party. SLWArtists. SAFTA Visual Arts Award. Southwark Arts Forum
 Inspired London, Fold Gallery. London
2010CG @ Deptford X. Core Gallery. London
 Artworks Open 2010, Barbican Arts Group Trust. London
 Jerwood Drawing Prize 2010. London
 
Exhibitions
2019Work 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
2018Art 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
 Altered States. The London Group. The Crypt, St John’s, Waterloo, London
 Craft+Conflict. Rural Touring Scheme. Cumbria, Co Durham & Northumberland
 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
 SPACE / LCN Showcase 2nd Edition at SPACE. London
 The Arches Studios Dulwich Open House. Peckham, London
 Spike Island Open Studios. Bristol
 Blink. Market Peckham, SLWArtists. London
2016Olympic 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
2015Lucky 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
2014Finders 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
2013A 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
2011RyanRooneySpace. 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
2010CG @ Deptford X. Core Gallery. London
 Artworks Open 2010. Barbican Arts Group Trust. London
 Jerwood Drawing Prize 2010. London
 Peckham Space Open. London
 Staffordshire Street. Jane Newbery Gallery. London
 RyanRooneySpace. Dulwich Open House. London
2009Open at The Arches Studios. Peckham, London
 RyanRooneySpace, Dulwich Open House. London
 Celebrating Women Artists. SLWArtists at Dulwich Library. London
2008Recent 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
2007Inside Outside. Mile End Art Pavilion. London
 Cornered. Centenary Gallery. London
 
Publications
2019LCN Story: Peer Social – Artists Beyond LCN with Kathrin Böhm
2018Conversation 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
2017The 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
2016Marvin 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
2013The 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
2011Landscape = 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
2010From 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
2008The Affordable Art Fair. Recent Graduates section of catalogue
 Things Magazine. Online publication. Royal College of Art
 
 
 
 
 
 

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