Louise Thomas Curriculum vitae // Lebenslauf

 

Geboren: London 1984

 

Education

2017 - Saas Fee Summer Institute of Art, Berlin , DE

2004-2007 Bachelors  in Fine Art, Falmouth School of Art, Cornwall, UK

2003-2004 Diploma foundation in Art and design, Kingston University, London, UK

 

Selected solo exhibitions

2017 Star maps, GIFTRAUM, Berlin, DE

2013 GTA TRU LIFE, Berlin, DE

2013 Artifice of paradise, Bischoff Weiss London, UK

2010 Everybody is a lake, Bischoff Weiss gallery, London, UK

 

Selected group exhibitions

2017 Tender blues, Gerald Moore gallery, London, UK

2017 Dimensional circumstances, Nous Tous, Los Angeles, USA

2016 Campari club presents, Star maps, Bavarian Public Observatory, Munich, DE

2015 CAMPARI CLUB PRESENTS, Zauberberg, savoy hotel, Berlin, DE

2015 Glorious abandon, Dynamite projects, London, UK

2014 I’m so drunk again, Bar Babette, Berlin, DE

2013 SHOT, Kristin Hjellegjerde Gallery, London, UK

2011 (in)visible, Edel Assanti, London, UK

2008 Kapellmeister Pulls a Doozy, Seven Seven Contemporary, London, UK

2008 Interiors, 10g Gallery, New York, NY, USA

2008 Sunspot Mirage, Bischoff Weiss Gallery,, London, UK

2008 Sweet Monument, The Sassoon Gallery, London, UK

 

Scholarships, prizes and work experience//Preise, stipendien und berufserfahrung

2016 Gründung der Künstlergruppe Burnt Sienna Berlin, DE

Associate lecturer an der Newlyn School of Art, Newlyn, seit 2015

Associate lecturer Falmouth University of the Arts, seit 2010

2010Artist in resident NES, Skagstrond, Iceland

2009 Awarded artist in Residence at the Florence Trust, St Saviours church, London, UK

2007 Shortlisted for the Celeste painting prize

2007 Shortlisted for 4 new Sensations, Saatchi gallery, London, UK

2006 Ferdynand Zweig Scholarship for travel to Italy. Documentation of fascist architecture, Italy

 

London-born Louise Thomas, currently living and working in Berlin, received her BA in Fine Art from the Falmouth School of Art in Cornwall in 2007, following a Diploma in Art Foundation from Kingston University, London in 2004. In addition to participating in Art Brussels with BISCHOFF/WEISS in 2009 and receiving the 2007 Ferdynand Zweig Scholarship, Thomas was shortlisted for the Celeste Painting Prize and 4 New Sensations, organised by the Saatchi Gallery and Channel 4, both in 2007. Recent exhibitions include 'Campari club', Bavarian Public Observatory, Munich and 'after Thomas Mann at the Savoy hotel in Berlin. GTA Tru Life at Other Projects, Berlin and Artifice of Paradise at BISCHOFF/WEISS, London (both 2013), while group exhibitions include SHOT at Kristin Hjellegjerde Gallery, London (2013), The Dark Rooms at the Passmore Edwards Institute, Helston (2013), and One Can Often be Thwarted by Some Antidisestablishmentarianism at Primo Alonso, London (2009). Thomas was Artist-in-Residence at NES in Skagstrond, Iceland, in 2010 and at the Florence Trust, St Saviours Church, London in 2009. Thomas has been a Visiting Guest Lecturer at Falmouth University, tutor at the Newlyn School of Art and Artist speaker for both The Royal Academy and Serpentine Gallery, London.