Liam Ashley Clark

Liam Ashley Clark

Norwich, United Kingdom

About Liam Ashley Clark

Born In Ipswich, Suffolk, 1990 and currently living and working in Norwich, Norfolk. Liam Ashley Clark is a Bloomberg New Contemporary Artist 2019.

He works largely in painting, drawing and photography, as well as in collage, 3D and more. He also produces large scale murals, works as an illustrator and is a prolific zine maker.

His work takes influence from the D.I.Y. cultures and creators of skateboarding, punk, hip-hop and folk scenes and is inspired by a wide spectrum of interests including; politics, society, psychology, current events, youth culture and more.

His work has its roots in skateboarding, street art and folk art, but is also influenced by other contemporary and historical practices, it commonly contains a combination of image and text, a large use of colour and pattern, and often has an injection of humour.

Education

2018 - 2019 - MA Fine Art - Norwich University of the Arts

2009 - 2012 - BA (Hons) Fine Art - Norwich University of the Arts

Exhibitions

Solo Exhibitions

2019 - Some Reasons Things Have Become Horrible and Evil - Guillaume Daeppen, Basel, Switzerland

2018 - Ultraviolet Youthquake - Arts Centre, Norwich, UK

Group Exhibitions

2020 - Das Leben Ist Schön - Guillaume Daeppen Gallery, Basel, Switzerland

2020 - TBA 005: Website - Online at www.tbaartistcollective.com

2020 - TBA 004: Church - St. Margarets Church, Norwich

2019/20 - Bloomberg New Contemporaries - South London Gallery, London

2019 - TBA 003: Merz - Nunn’s Yard, Norwich

2019 - Bloomberg New Contemporaries - Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds

2019 - MA Degree Show - NUA, Norwich

2019 - TBA 002: Occupation - Norwich

2019 - Lolcal News - OPEN, Norwich

2019 - Now That’s What I Call Love - The Photocopy Club X Hart Club, London

2019 - TBA: 001 - Nunn’s Yard, Norwich

2018 - Lost Generation III - Bene Culture, Birmingham

2018 - London Calling - The Photocopy Club at V3, London

2017 - Zines of The World - Truman Brewery, London

2016 - Xerox & Destroy 2 - The Photocopy Club at Unveil'd Festival, Exeter

2016 - Fuck Fear, Drink Bear - Guillaume Daeppen Gallery, Basel, Switzerland

2016 - Hit the Road - The Photocopy Club - Fotofestiwal, Lodz, Poland

2016 - Secret 7" - Sonos Studios, London

2015 - 35th Anniversary Celebrity Puppet Auction and Exhibition - Norwich Puppet Theatre / Mandell's Gallery, Norwich

2015 - Skateism - Moosey Art Gallery, Norwich

2015 - Cook Pass Babtridge - Moosey Art Gallery, Norwich

2015 - Zines of The World - Doomed Gallery, London

2015 - Secret 7" - Somerset House, London

2014 - Moosey Art presents Art in My Mouth II - Stew Gallery, Norwich

2014 - Halftone - Open Space Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

2014 - The Photocopy Club - Urban Spree Gallery, Berlin, Germany

2014 - Secret 7" - Mother Gallery, London

2014 - #1 - Vessel Room Project, Berlin, Germany

2013 - Moosey Art presents Art in My Mouth - Stew Gallery, Norwich

2013 - The Photocopy Club presents Xerox & Destroy - Doomed Gallery, London

2012 - Degree Show - Norwich University of the Arts, Norwich
2011 - A Sense of Perspective - Tate Liverpool, Liverpool

2010 - Postcards: Mail Art - Birmingham Zine Festival, Birmingham