Hackers and Designers Summer Academy 2020: Reimagining the future

As part of a collective with Karen Abadie, Molly Mcandrews and Joe Arkley, Laura co-hosted a workshop for the Hackers and Designers Summer School 2020, testing and manipulating the algorithmic logic used in Laura’s project ‘Enchiridion’ (2019) Participants were invited to collectively engage in reimagining the future. Expanding and exploring…





Media and Breakdown 2020 INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM AT LUND UNIVERSITY, SWEDEN

Laura’s practice led research has been selected for the Media and Breakdown conference at Lund Univeristy, where she will be presenting her recent research on how Breakdown is not a yes –– no, it is yes and no (Cocker, Williams) Media and Breakdown Break up, break down, and break away: variations…





Kronika Centre for Contemporary Art: 4xS exhibition

During a two week residency in Bytom, Poland, Laura conducted a hashtag campaign to explore how twitter can be used as a site of refresh. #upgrade #upgrade is concerned with how an error, or breakdown, can become a site of renewal and fluidity. This project evokes a connection between the physical…





EXHIBITION: SEX, SUICIDE, SOCIALISM, SPIRIT AND STEREOTYPES

The curator of Kronika Gallery of Contemporary Art in Bytom, Agata Cukierska, introduces the exhibition. http://kronika.org.pl/en/exhibitions/exhibitions-2019/item/1043-sex-suicide-socialism-spirits-eng Exhibition Review by Piotr Policht for Magazyn Szum: https://magazynszum.pl/sex-suicide-socialism-spirit-and-stereotypes-w-csw-kronika-2/





Arts Council funding awarded to develop artistic practice

During the fourth round of Arts Council funding stream, ‘Developing Your Artistic Practice’, Laura has been awarded funding to develop her print skills and research on postdigital print. The funding will contribute to two significant research trips. Initially, travelling to Japan to study Mokuhanga water based wood block printing, followed…