Laura Wall Art: Laura is a vibrant, contemporary, award-winning artist based in Devon. Originally from Kent, she moved to Devon in 2001 where the burgeoning art community of the area truly inspired her. Always captivated by art Laura took art GCSE a year early, encouraged by teachers and family she achieved the highest grade possible. By the age of seventeen Laura was exhibiting in galleries across Devon with her portrait series and won numerous awards and competitions.
At eighteen, Laura received a scholarship for Aberystwyth University of Wales and achieved a first class honours degree in Fine Art and Illustration. These three years embarked Laura on a journey of experimenting with new themes and ideas. Shortly after university Laura took a job as an edit assistant at a television company and dedicated her time to long hours working in the broadcast world. But after three years Laura found that she was still too passionate about art and contrary to convention handed in her notice to pursue a career in the art world. Following this passion Laura became a full time artist and created the series ‘Love at the Seaside’ which focuses on a couple at different stages of their life. You will find this endearing couple with their dog featured in many places around the Southwest. Laura’s latest series, ‘Love in the City’ brings a new vibrant colour palette to her work and has excited collectors up and down the country.