Artist  -  curator  -  lapsed filmmaker

Born Northumberland 1966

Laura Hudson is a cross-disciplinary artist and curator who worked in experimental film, digital technologies and sustainable agriculture before returning to London in 2016 to focus on her practice full-time.


Environmental Art BA, Glasgow School of Art (1985-89)

Artist Film & Video PGDip, Central Saint Martins (1991-92)

Pending Fine Art MA, City & Guilds Art School (2017-2019)

Professional background:Curator (specialising in lens-based work and political media) Project Management and Arts Development. Co-director HerTake International Women’s Film Festival Glasgow (1989-90). Founding member of Exploding Cinema Collective (1991). Cinema programmer London Filmmakers Co-op (1992-1996). Development manager Cinenova Feminist Film Distribution (1997-2000). Project Manager ArtsOnline: Arts Council England (2001-2003), Producer FluxIT (2004..2012)

Activities: practice-based research, studio practice, critical writing, curating, teaching, cinematography..

Practice: Drawing, Painting, Photography, Text, Print, Sculpture, Film and Installation

Research Interests include: knowledge/data, perception (vibration), land (material memory), neurodiversity, time, nuclear power/waste,  non-linear, environment, certainty.


Joya:AiR, Spain 2017

Print Fellow, Plymouth College of Art 2015

Based Thames-Side Studios South-East London.


1988    LUX,  Film installation / Expanded Cinema Super 8

1988    Alter, Slide installation

1988    Indicia, film installation / Expanded Cinema, Super 8

1989    Glass, Super 8 single screen film 3min

1989    Virgin, Super 8 film installation

1989    Alice Doesn’t, film & slide installation

1990    DoP The Haunted House - The Womanhouse Castlemilk, video.

1991    Monti Cantsin Super8/Video, 8min single screen film

1992    Home Run Double8 / 16mm, 3min double screen film

1994     DoP Sex, Lies, Religion Dir Annette Kennerley, single screen 7min  8mm>16mm

1996    As with Dreams / Road M 16mm (unfinished)

1996    Skinless 8mm / 16mm (unfinished)


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Interview Adelaide Damoah in Conversation with Laura Hudson