about

 

Ed Lawrenson is a multi-disciplinary visual artist based in the North East of England. His practice is influenced by the act of curation and delves into challenging modes of engagement and storytelling techniques. His artworks are multi-faceted and often encourage the viewer to investigate the interconnectivity between themes and topics. 

In 2018, Ed received the Lee Alexander McQueen Saraband Scholarship to help towards his Masters in Fine Art.

exhibitions

2020

Another Trip Around The Sun, BALTIC 39, Newcastle upon Tyne.

I Can’t Believe It’s Not Better, Online at https://masters.hotglue.me.

 

2019

Bigg Ideas, BALTIC 39, Newcastle upon Tyne.

Lemonade, BALTIC 39, Newcastle upon Tyne.

Dark MatterMiddlesbrough Art Weekender with Spaghetti Factory, The Auxiliary, Middlesbrough.

Zip, Vane Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne.

 

2018

Heinz David, Spaghetti Factory, Newcastle upon Tyne.

NES 10th Anniversary Exhibition, Co-curator, NES Skagaströnd, Iceland.

I Can Still (Still), Part of Great Exhibition of the North at Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne.

I Can Still, Part of Reveal at Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne.

Sonder, Part of Reveal at Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne.

The Bunker, in A Seat at the Table, curated by Gayle Meikle, Gallery North, Newcastle upon Tyne.

Http://RED, Northumbria University Buildings, Newcastle upon Tyne.

 

2017

Plaguey, performance for Dr Judy Thomas, Thomas Clenshers, St. Nicholas Cathedral, Newcastle upon Tyne.

PLAYBACK, Touring exhibition in collaboration with Random Acts, Newcastle upon Tyne.

Them/Us – Gallery North Project Space, Gallery North Project Space, Newcastle upon Tyne.

 

2016

Limelight, performance collaboration with Charles Danby, Rob Smith and Georgia Bates, Cardiff Contemporary, Cardiff.

 

2015

Final Show, York College, York.

publications

Henry Comes To Town, 2021

Another Trip Around The Sun, 2020

Bird Watching Association of Upper Riseley and the Surrounding Areas, 2020

Lemonade, 2019

Sonder, 2018

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