Contact Details


Born in 1998

Currently lives and works in London, UK.

Email: artist@learosekara.co.uk

 

Education and Qualifications

2020 - present MA Sculpture, Royal College of Art. 

2017 - 2020 BA (Hons) Fine Art , Bath Spa University (1st Class).

2017 - 2020 International Global Citizenship Certificate, Bath Spa University.

2016 - 2017 Foundation Diploma in Art & Design, City and Guilds of London Art School (Distinction).

Currently On

2021 - 2022, i object, (Group Show), Freud Museum London, Virtual Exhibition.  View  

Exhibitions

2021, 'Star Start 2: International Young Artists Exhibition',(Group Show), Rear Window Gallery, Hangzhou, China.

2021, 'The Running Water Takes Me To A Farther Lake’, (Group Show), Meisyakan Gallery, Ningbo, China.

2021, 'Interior, Exterior', (Group Show), Sala Salon, Battersea, London. 

 

2021, To Continue, (Group Show), Bargehouse - OXO Tower Wharf, London.

2021, First Impressions, (Group Show), Maverick Projects Space - Safehouse 1 and 2, London.

2021, Brighten up the Night, (Group Show), Yuan Art Museum, Hangzhou, China.

2021, Cardboard Conversations, (Group Show), MERZ Gallery, Scotland.

​2021 - 2022, i object, (Group Show), Freud Museum London, Virtual Exhibition.  View  

​2021, RCA WiP 2021, (Group Show), RCA Platform, Virtual Exhibition.

​2021, 36th Annual Open Exhibition, (Group Show), Southwark Park Galleries,Virtual Exhibition. 

2020 - 2021, Digital Art Exhibition, (Group Show), Hammersmith and Fulham Arts Festival, Virtual Exhibition. View 

​2020, New Realities, (Group Show), New Realities Platform, Virtual Exhibition. View

​2020, The Social Distance Art Project, (Group Show), TSDAP, Virtual Exhibition. View

​2020, No Show, (Group Show), Bath Spa University, Virtual Exhibition. View

​2020, In The Offing, (Group Show), The Boathouse, Porthleven, UK.

​2019, In The Offing, (Group Show), The Gallery, Bath Spa University - Locksbrook Campus, Bath, UK.

​2019, Made By Them, (Group Show), Bath Spa University -Newton Park Campus, Bath, UK.

​2019, Sleepwalkers Art Collective, (Group Show), ICE Artist Studio and Black Chalk, Bath, UK. In collaboration with PALAVR.

​2019, Time Was, (Group Show), Walcot Chapel, Bath, UK.

​2018, Phase 1, (Group Show), St Paul’s Church Southville, Bristol, UK. 

​2017, The Sculpture Park, (Permanent Group Exhibition),  Farnham, UK.

​2017, B.A.D Futures, (Group Show), Walcot Chapel, Bath, UK.  

​2017, Foundation Show, (Group Show), City and Guilds of London Art School, London, UK.

  

Awards / Competitions / Funding

2019 International Travel Fund 

2019 Porthleven Prize Winner

2018 Bath Spa Award

2018 Bath Spa Outward Mobility Award

2018 Bath Spa Global Citizenship Funding 

2018 Public Monuments and Sculpture Association 3rd Dimension Mentoring Funding

 

Residencies

2021 A week residency at the Freud Museum London. 

2019 Selected for a ten day residency in Porthleven, as the 2019 Prize Winner.

2019 Selected for a five day residency in Porthleven.

 

Curated Projects:

Upcoming: 16th October, 2021 'Art for Artists' event, organised and curated by Lea Rose Kara, sponsored and hosted by ArtSect Gallery, Hackney, London.

Relevant Experience

February 2021, Co-led 'Deep Ecology and the Sublime' AcrossRCA Workshop, London.

September 2018 - March 2020, Mentored by Gallerist Sandra Le Merchant, England.

July 2018 - August 2019, Mentored by Sculptor Matteo Lo Greco, Venice.  

July 2019, Studio Assistant for Sculptor Marisa Albanese, Naples.

March 2019, Writer for Assemblage Magazine, London. 

January 2019, Designed Time Was exhibition poster and press release.

November 2018, Curated and Designed Bath Spa University’s UCAS stand.

March/October 2018, Mentored by Sculptor Julian Wild, England.

July/August 2018, Mentored by Glass Artist Moulaye Niang, Venice.

July/August 2018, Apprenticeship with Printmaker Roberto Mazzetto, Venice.

 

Commissions:

2020, Created a 'Phoenix bird feather' drawing, private collection, Ukraine.

2018, Created two infomercial films about Bath Spa University for the UK University Fair.

Press

Featured in 'New Graduates: 2020 Edition', The Social Distance Art Project, Issue 1, 2021

Featured in 'Culinary Forensics Kitchen: RCA Sculpture Department', The Center For Genomic Gastronomy, 2021.

Featured in 'Nature' , Eclectic Magazine, Issue 3, 2020.

Featured in 'Newsletter', The Social Distance Art Project, August, 2020

'A Shed of her Own: Carving Out Creative Space', Roots + Wings: The Women's Guide to Living Authentically , Issue 2, Summer 2020. 

Interviewed by curator Lucrezia Di Canio, Lulu’s Art Talk Podcast, 2020.

'PMSA launches Mentoring Scheme', Public Monuments and Sculpture Association Magazine and Newsletter, 2019. 

Co-wrote and featured in 'Time Was', Spa Life Magazine, Spring 2019.

Featured in 'And It's Show Time', 3rd Dimension:  Public Monuments and Sculpture Association Magazine and Newsletter, 2017.

 

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