Laurence Wood

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Translation(s) III: Bodies In Transit screened at ArtStays Festival Slovenia, July 2017

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Video Project, ‘Translations III; Bodies In Transit ‘ screened at CFCCA, Manchester, UK, July 17

Video Project, ‘Translations III; Bodies In Transit ‘ screened at CFCCA, Manchester, UK, July 17 "Translation(s) III; Bodies In Transit" is a unique film presenting 9 artists’ perspectives on globalisation and the movement of people. The film explores some of the most topical issues today, including migration, immigration, and refugees, and asks us to consider our underlying common humanity. The international artists explore the theme of "Bodies in Transit" through interdisiplinary video works. They reimagine the flow of bodies across national and cultural barriers, as well as ...
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Purchase Pale Moon with Crane from Nadine Fine Art via Asia Contemporary Art Buyer

Purchase Pale Moon with Crane from Nadine Fine Art via Asia Contemporary Art Buyer http://www.asiacontemporaryart.com/artists/galleries/Nadine_Fine_Art/en/
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Great review of CHOICE EMBLEMS solo show at Lacey Contemporary Gallery in The Upcoming

Great review of CHOICE EMBLEMS solo show at Lacey Contemporary Gallery in The Upcoming http://www.theupcoming.co.uk/2016/08/26/laurence-wood-choice-emblems-at-lacey-contemporary-gallery-exhibition-review/
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Exhibited at The Monochrome Show. Spice Select. Nadine Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur

Exhibited at The Monochrome Show. Spice Select. Nadine Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur The Monochrome ShowIn May this year I was delighted to be invited by Yusof Majid to exhibit a new painting in The Monochrome Show. Spice Select, at his gallery Nadine Fine Art SE Asia, in Petaling Jaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
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CHOICE EMBLEMS Forthcoming solo exhibition at Lacey Contemporary Gallery

CHOICE EMBLEMS Forthcoming solo exhibition at Lacey Contemporary Gallery Choice Emblems: New Paintings by Laurence Wood 24th August – 10th September 2016 PV: Wednesday 24th August 6-9pm Lacey Contemporary Gallery is proud to present Laurence Wood in his second solo exhibition with the gallery, “Choice Emblems”. Laurence Wood will be presenting a new suite of paintings that extend his distinctive use of intense colour and emblematic forms. The exhibition’s title comes from a famous Elizabethan emblem book “A Choice of Emblemes”. Wood’s emblems ...
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Video screening at Art Basel courtesy of Videotage Gallery Hong Kong

Video screening at Art Basel courtesy of Videotage Gallery Hong Kong Dr Isaac Leung, Dr Zoran Poposki and Professor Laurence Wood, from the Department of Cultural and Creative Arts represented the Hong Kong Institute of Education at one of the world’s leading Art Fairs. This year Art Basel Hong Kong, which ran from 24 to 26 March 2016 at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, received a record of 70,000 visitors. The Crowdfunding Lab, co-presented by the Art Basel Crowdfunding Initiative and Videotage, was one of the most popular non-profit showcases ...
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Copy of Artelaguna Art Prize catalogue

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New post in Hong Kong

This month I have returned to Hong Kong to take up a new post as Professor in the department of Cultural and Creative Arts at the Hong Kong Institute of Education. Delighted to be back! The second round of the "Translation(s)" international video project, "translation(s) II: translating the city" (that artist Zoran Poposki and I co-curate), was launched with a screening at Videotage in Hong Kong in June earlier this year and was then featured on the huge outdoor screen at the 13th Festival of ...
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Around Among Within. Solo exhibition in London, January 2015 at Lacey Contemporary Gallery.

I am busy preparing to kick off 2015 with my first solo show at Lacey Contemporary Gallery in London. AROUND, AMONG, WITHIN Solo Exhibition by Laurence Wood 14 – 24 January 2015 Private View: Wednesday 14 January 2015, 6pm-9pm Contemporary British artist, Laurence Wood presents his first Solo exhibition at Lacey Contemporary in an exhibition of paintings influenced by the artists time living, working and travelling in South East Asia. This collection of paintings are to be enjoyed ...
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New Studio at Kent Science Park

PRESS RELEASE KSP WELCOMES ARTIST IN RESIDENCE TO INNOVATION CENTRE Kent Science Park has welcomed a new tenant to the site in the form of acclaimed artist Laurence Wood. Laurence is an artist, designer and academic, who has been painting for over 35 years. He is a graduate of the Royal College of Art in London and has paintings in the collection of His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales and The National Trust Foundation for Art amongst others. Laurence has spent the last two years ...
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Shortlisted as finalist at 2014 international Arte Laguna Prize, Venice, Italy

Shortlisted as finalist at 2014 international Arte Laguna Prize, Venice, Italy

My painting New Flat Painting-Hong Kong will be exhibited at the finalist's exhibition at the Arsenale, Venice. Show opens March 22nd until April 6th 2014.

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