I worked in architecture for twelve years before returning to education to study art graduating in 2002.

 

shortlisted:

 

2016 Lichfield Art Prize: Finalist

 

2012 John Moores Painting Prize Walker Gallery Liverpool

 

residency:

 

2015 Staithes Studios North Yorkshire

 

 

solo exhibitions:

 

2019 Balancing Act &Gallery, Edinburgh

 

2019 Safekeeping Staithes Studios Gallery, North Yorkshire

 

2018 Conscious Perception The Stratford Gallery

 

2016 Susan Laughton The Cold Press, Holt, Norfolk

 

2015 Travelling Light Quercus Gallery, Bath

 

2011 Still Here greenroom, Manchester curated by Blank Media collective

 

2010 Measured Space Duckett and Jeffreys Gallery, Malton,

         North Yorkshire see more

 

2009 Sightlines Salford Museum & Art Gallery including curation of works

         from Salford’s permanent collection see more

 

2008 Haworth Museum & Gallery Accrington

 

group exhibitions:

 

2019 Small Works group exhibition, The Stratford Gallery

 

2019 Fully Awake: The Freelands Foundation, London

 

2019 Art Fair Cheshire, Macclesfield Old Town Hall

 

2019 Constructs of Colour The Old Lock Up Gallery, Derbyshire

 

2019 Fresh: Contemporary Art Fair, Cheltenham Racecourse

 

2018/19 Organic Form Gallery 57, Arundel

 

2018/19 Winter exhibition The Stratford Gallery

 

2018 Initial Sighting &Gallery, Edinburgh

 

2018 A contour, a curve - the lie of the land Gallery 57, Arundel

 

2018 JOURNEY The Stratford Gallery, Stratford upon Avon

 

2018 Fresh: Contemporary Art Fair, Cheltenham Racecourse

 

2018 The Affordable Art Fair, Battersea represented by The Art Agency

 

2018 Winter The Stratford Gallery

 

2017 Mixing Signals Kobi & Teal, Frome, Somerset

 

2017 Gaze, Glimpse: Looking at landscape Gallery 57, Arundel

 

2017 Ikigai: A reason for living The Old Lock Up Gallery, Derbyshire

 

2017 A Time for Reflection The Stratford Gallery, Stratford upon Avon

 

2017 Presence Artwave West, Morecombelake, Dorset

 

2016 Opening Exhibition The Stratford Gallery, Stratford-upon-Avon

 

2016 Buy Art Fair Manchester, represented by Staithes Studios

 

2016 Open Exhibition The Old Station Gallery, Rowsley, Derbyshire

 

2016 Responses in Colour Artwave West, Morecombelake, Dorset

 

2016 Lichfield Art Prize: Finalist Lichfield Cathedral, Emporium Gallery

 

2016 A Certain Language Staithes Studios gallery, North Yorkshire

 

2015 Drawn 2015 The Royal West of England Academy, Bristol

 

2015 The Still Point Quercus Gallery, Bath

 

2014 Bristol Affordable Art Fair represented by Columbia Road Gallery

 

2014 Quercus Gallery Summer Show

 

2014 Hampstead Affordable Art Fair

 

2013 Battersea Affordable Art Fair

 

2013 New York City Affordable Art Fair

 

2013 neo:artprize exhibition neo:gallery 22, Bolton

 

2013 Hampstead Affordable Art Fair

 

2013 Palace Art Fair Fulham, London

 

2013 Bristol Affordable Art Fair

 

2012 Artlink Stockport Art Gallery, Cheshire

 

2011 Artificial Light Cupola Gallery, Sheffield

 

2011 A Different View The Barefoot Gallery, Boston Spa, Yorkshire

 

2011 No.1: Paint BLANKSPACE Gallery, Manchester

 

2011 Barnaby Festival Macclesfield

 

2011 Stockport Contemporary Open Stockport Art Gallery, Cheshire

 

2010 Palace Art Fair Fulham, London

 

2009 Art of Ideas II Arts & Business/Arts Council exhibition selected by

         Stephen Snoddy, Director of the Walsall Gallery

 

2009 Findings Valley Artists at Towneley Museum & Gallery, Burnley

 

2009 Survey Gallerytop, Rowsley, Derbyshire

 

2009 Buy Art Fair Urbis, Manchester, represented by Arts&Business

 

2008 Brighton Art Fair

 

2007 Tony Scrivener & Susan Laughton Firbob & Peacock

         Contemporary Art, Knutsford, Cheshire see more

 

2007 Brighton Art Fair

 

2007 Open Exhibition Grosvenor Museum, Chester

 

2006 Calder Gallery Hebden Bridge, Yorkshire

 

2006 Haworth Open Haworth Gallery, Accrington, Lancashire

 

2006 Landmarks III Lowood Gallery, Armathwaite, Cumbria

 

2005 Sculptural Possibilities Cupola Gallery, Sheffield

 

abstract landscape art, round paintings, contemporary landscape painting, tree painting, abstract architectural form, urban landscape painting,
abstract landscape art, round paintings, contemporary landscape painting, tree painting, abstract architectural form, urban landscape painting,

awards:

 

2006 Arts Council Grant

 

 

commissions:

 

2008 Valley of Stone: art commission and community workshop with five

         Valley Artists for Groundwork Pennine Lancashire (with Heritage

         Lottery funding) to raise awareness of the quarrying heritage of

         Rossendale.

 

 

selected:

 

Axisweb for Artists www.axisweb.org/p/susanlaughton

Visual portfolio by Arts & Business

 

 

education:

 

2002  BA (Hons) Visual Art and Design (First) University of Bolton

1987  HND Building Technology Bolton Institute

 

 

studio:

 

Vale Artists Studios, Congleton, Cheshire 2018 - present

Electric Picture House Artists Co-operative, Congleton, Cheshire 20112017

Victoria Mill Arts Centre, Congleton, Cheshire 2010 - 2011

Valley Artists, Rossendale, Lancashire 2004 - 2010

 

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