Born in Cardiff, Louise Burston now lives and paints in Burry Port, West Wales. Louise’s work has been exhibited in London and across the UK and is in public and private collections. She is a part time lecturer in contextual practices at Swansea College of Art and has taught painting and drawing at all levels for over 15 years.

E: louisejburston@gmail.com

Silkscreen print Commemorative Handkerchief. Macclesfield Silk Museum
‘One More For the Collection’, Chichester District Museum, West Sussex
‘How Many Borders Do We Have to Cross to Reach Home?’, The Mag Collection
‘Zoo Reels’, Bristol Records Office, Bristol

2013 Townhouse, London E1
2011 Macclesfield Heritage Museum, Macclesfield
2007 ‘Zoo Reels’, Bristol Museum and Art Gallery
2006 ‘Zoo Reels’ – Bristol Zoological Gardens, Bristol
1999 Pizza Express, Chichester, West Sussex

2019 North Art Gallery, North Street, Bristol
2018 Swansea Open, Glynn Vivian Gallery Swansea
2018 RWA Open, Royal West of England Academy, Bristol
2018 x3, Studio 46, Station Road, Burry Port
2017 Swansea Open, Glynn Vivian Gallery, Swansea (Highly Commended)
2012 ‘Women’s Language’, Swansea School of Art & Design, Swansea
2008 Bristol Contemporary Open, Paintworks, Bristol
2007 ‘War and Peace’ – Watershed Cinema, Big Green Gathering, Bath Film Festival
2007 Zoo Reels, Bristol Museum and Art Gallery
2007 ‘An-Froo-Ka’, Bristol Zoo Gardens
2006 ‘ROOM Editions’ – ROOM TOO, Kentish Town, London
2006 ‘ROOM Editions’ – ROOM, Bristol
2006 ‘There You Are’ – Marksman Gallery, Reading
2006 ‘Zoo Reels’ – Bristol Zoo Gardens, Bristol
2005 ‘You Could Have Gone Smaller But You Decided Against It’ – Hengrove Arts Gym, Bristol
2005 ‘Man With Fly Whisk and Trident’ – The Otter Gallery, Chichester
2005 ‘You Could Have Gone Larger But You Didn’t’ – Paintworks, Bristol
2004 ‘Dave’ – Hengrove Arts Gym, Bristol
2003 ‘Unpacked’ – Chichester District Museum, Chichester (Curator and Exhibitor)
2002 ‘Splash’ – Shire Hall Gallery, Stafford
2002 ‘You Are Here’ – Phoenix Gallery, Brighton
2001 10th Chichester Film Festival, New Park Cinema, – screening of ‘Journey’ Video
2001 ‘Odyssey’ – The Otter Gallery, Chichester
2000 ‘Resolution’ – Media Centre Gallery, Brighton
2000 ‘Departure’ – St Mary’s Church, Whyke, Chichester
1999 ‘Temptation’ – Chichester Cathedral
1999 Artel Group Show, Waterstones Bookshop, Chichester
1999 Chichester Open Art Exhibition, Chichester

2007 MA in Fine Art, University of the West of England, Bristol
2004 BA Hons Fine Art (First Class), University of Southampton
1990 City and Guilds in Photography, Chichester College of Technology, W. Sussex
1983 Advanced Typographic Design and Print, London College of Printing, London
1981 HND in Design and Visual Communications, Northbrook College, W. Sussex


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