Artists Resumé

Laurie Ramsell
1989 Born Stourbridge, UK. Based in Birmingham
07954116757
laurieramsell@gmail.com
www.laurieramsell.co.uk

Education

2009 Foundation Diploma - Distinction, Stourbridge Longlands, UK
2012 BA (Hons) Fine Art, The Arts University College at Bournemouth, UK

Group Exhibitions

2017

Birmingham Open Media, Birmingham ‘Gene Craft: Art in the Biogenetic Age’
Part of the ‘100,000 Genomes Project’ to raise public awareness about genomics and the benefits of the research into the human genome being pioneered at the University of Birmingham.

2016

Birmingham Open Media, Birmingham ‘Novo Sapiens’
Arts Council England funded research and development residency outcomes, investigating transhumanism and near future technologies including 3D bio-printing, and what it means to be ‘human’.

2015

Birmingham Open Media, Birmingham ‘I Am My Mother's Child’

Midlands Art Centre (mac), Birmingham ‘Future Fashions’
Commisioned artistic film exploring near future technology, and the processes and materials emerging within art, fashion, and design houses.

2014

Boxxed, Birmingham ‘Glug Birmingham’

2013

Midlands Art Centre (mac), Birmingham ‘The Open Project’

Midlands Art Centre (mac), Birmingham ‘Much Beta’
Part of the Next Generation Festival, proposal selected through Ideastap.

2012

Old Truman Brewery, London ‘Feral’

Atkinson Gallery, Somerset 'Evolver Prize 2012'
Shortlisted prize winner. Open submission for Evolver magazine front cover design.

The Arts University College Bournemouth ‘Caged’

2011

Artsway, Sway ‘Open Bracket’
Open submission for Artsway Gallery in New Forset.

Kingston Maurward, Dorchester ‘Dorset Art Fair’

Wilkinsons car park, Bournemouth 'Out of Sight'
Self-initiated exhibition amongst myself and five peers. Open submission comprising thirty three artists in a commercial retailer’s carpark (Wilkinsons). I participated as an artist, co-curator and catalogue designer.

Thelma Hulbert Gallery, Devon 'Evolver Prize 2011'
Shortlisted prize winner. Open submission for Evolver magazine front cover design.

studio1.1, London (Shoreditch) 'Year of the Unknown'

Artworks, Poole 'Breaking the Boundaries'

Talbot Road, Bournemouth 'Behind Closed Doors'

60 Million Postcards, Bournemouth 'This is: Up In The Air'

2010

60 Million Postcards, Bournemouth 'Expose Yourself'

The Bournemouth Natural Science Society '1816 Frankenstein'

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Accreditations and Publications

Gregory, Amelia (2014) – That Which We Do Not Understand

Taylor, Rachel and Daunton, Jody (11/2014) - Another Escape Volume 4

Taylor, Rachel and Daunton, Jody (06/2014) - Another Escape Volume 3

Cerski, Joseph (2012) - UFN 3: Open Studios

Hoffman, Jens (2011) - Hew Locke: Stranger in Paradise. Edition. Black Dog Publishing.

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Awards

Transition Stourbridge Photography competition winner, 2014

The Arts University College Bournemouth, Fine Art Course Prize, 2012

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Proffessional Experience

Aritst in residence – Birmingham Open Media, 2015

Internship at Ort Gallery - artist assistant, Birmingham, 2013

Artsway Gallery Assisstant at the Venice Biennale 2011

Teaching assistant Winton Media College, Bournemouth

Assistant for Hew Locke, work for Artsway Gallery

The Arts University Bournemouth Mentor

Bournemouth Lower Gardens Steward - 2010, 'Pick and Mix'