Laura Gramzow


Corcoran College of Art and Design, Washington D.C., BFA, Honours, 1982-1984, 1985-1987

Studio Art Centres International, Florence, Italy, Fine Arts, 1984-1985

Pyramid Atlantic, Silver Springs, Maryland, Printmaking, papermaking and book binding, 1986-1987

The Crawford College of Art and Design, Cork City, Ceramics, 1994, Life painting, 1995


Honours, Awards, Grants

The Cill Rialaig Project Residency Award, Spring 2014

Louth County Council, Arts Act Grant, Bursary, Autumn 2012

Tyrone Guthrie Residency Bursary, awarded by Louth County Council, Spring 2012

Louth County Council, Arts Act Grant, Artists Collective, Drogheda, Spring 2010 and 2009, Autumn 2009

Arts Council, Capital Grant, Artists Collective, Drogheda, December 2009

Leonardo Project, Craft Exchange program, Louth Craftmark, 2009-2010


Solo Exhibitions

Droichead Arts Centre, Drogheda, ‘Who Gotta Match’, June 2016-August 2016

Garter Lane Arts Centre, FOH Space, Waterford, ‘Briar Patch Born and Bred’, June-July 2014

Upstairs Gallery, Watergate Theatre, Kilkenny, ‘Go Big or Go Home’, August- September 2013


 Group Exhibitions

Beaulieu House, Co. Louth, ‘Boom Shakalaka on the Duck Lawn’. Outdoor installation, 2014

Cill Rialaig Arts Centre, Ballinskelligs, Co. Kerry, ‘ART 250’, group show, July 2014

Hive Emerging, Waterford, ‘WET’, group show February 2014

Droichead Arts Centre, Drogheda, County Louth, ‘Unified’, group show November 2012

Drogheda 600 Arts Collective, ‘Negotiations‘, Drogheda, County Louth, group show, November 2012

The Print Point, Drogheda, County Louth, group show as part of Culture Night 2013, 2012 and 2011

Paper Girl Dublin Exhibition, Great Strand Street, Dublin, June 2012

The Artists Collective, group show May 2010, Drogheda Fringe Festival 2010

Corcoran Gallery, Juried Show, Washington D.C. 1987

Swann Street, Group show, DuPont Circle, Washington D.C. 1986

Govinda Gallery, ‘Installation on the Docks’, Georgetown, Washington D.C., graffiti art installation for the opening party for Andy Warhol’s America book and Ads series 1985

The Ritz Hotel Project, Washington D.C., student curator and participant in performance and installation with Washington and N.Y. Projects for the Arts, 1983

Various Group shows with colleges


Related Work experience

Highlanes Gallery, Drogheda, invigilator, Schools programme facilitator

The Print Point, Drogheda, workshop facilitator

FAS Kick Start Program, workshop facilitator, Drogheda

Edgewater exchange program, Drogheda, workshop facilitator

Louth Craftmark, Drogheda, Craft classes

After school project, Cork, Craft classes

Private tutor, Washington DC and Paros, Cyclades, Greece

‘Last Chance Meal’, Contemporary Art Publication, Editor


Jobs in Field,

OPW, Battle of the Boyne Visitors Centre, Oldbridge, Co. Meath, June 2014-December 2014, May 2015-October 2015, April 2016-October 2016

Highlanes Gallery, Drogheda, January 2013-January 2014

Louth Craftmark, Drogheda, April 2007-January 2012

Graffiti Theatre Company, Cork, various dates, 1990-1995

Crawford Art Gallery, Cork, 1993

Gibson and O’Rourke Interior Design, Dublin and Cork, various projects, 1992-1994

Judge Gallery, Washington DC, 1986-1987