Laura Moore | Biography

Laura Moore (b.1979) is a multidisciplinary artist whose practice is rooted in sculpture. The artist works primarily in stone, although her practice extends into wood relief, drawing and photography. Moore received an MFA from York University and a BFA from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design. Recent exhibitions include one man's junk at the MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie (2016), Sculpture by the Sea in Aarhus, Denmark (2015), Material World at the Indianapolis Art Centre in Indiana (2015), TH&B UNITED at the Cotton Factory in Hamilton (2015) and Possible Futures: What is to be done? The Windsor-Essex Triennial of Contemporary Art at the Art Gallery of Windsor (2014). Moore's sculptures have been installed in numerous public settings, most notably at Google in Kitchener as part of the Contemporary Art Forum Kitchener and Area Biennial (CAFKA) in 2014. The artist is a transient member of Studio Pescarella in Pietrasanta, Italy, and recently attended the International Artist in Residence at Lademoen Kunstnerverksteder, Trondheim (Norway) in 2017. Her work has been acquired by the Bank of Montreal, Fanshawe College, the Art Gallery of Hamilton and is included in numerous private collections.