Visual Arts Commissions:

    • Walford Mill Crafts, Wimborne: emergent artist for ‘The Nature of Mending’ exhibition,  work in response to the psychological

       healing of Kinder-Transport refugees. ‘Mending Revealed’ group exhibition II,  Bridport Arts Centre in March  - April 2016.

    • AA2A artist in residence 2012-13, at Southampton Solent University. My activities here centred around experimental

      printmaking and cyanotype on textile and paper substrates.

    •10 days Creative Collisions. Site-specific collaborative piece made in response to the Fisherman’s Chapel in Winchester Cathedral,

      in collaboration with the poet, Alwyn Marriage. October 2013



    • ‘Mending Revealed’ group exhibition, Bridport Arts Centre, March 2016.

    •  ‘Agenda’ – Group exhibition at Hiscox head office, London March 2016.

    • 10 days - CHALK - co-curator of the City Museum and Cathedral venues in Winchester as part of this Arts Biennial - Oct / Nov 2015

    • Lines of Communication, Prism group exhibition at Hoxton Arches, London  May 2015 - Exhibitor and co-curator.

    • Prism ‘Coded:Decoded’ exhibition part II, at the Knitting and Stitching shows 2014. Exhibitor and co-curator.

    • Group exhibition at Sheffield House, September 2014.

    • ‘Coded:Decoded’ Prism group exhibition (part 1) Mall Galleries London, May 2014

    • AA2A end of residency group exhibition at Southampton Solent University 2013

    • ‘The Nature of Mending’ group exhibition at Walford Mill Crafts, Wimborne 2013

    • Mottisfont Open Art Exhibition at Mottisfont House, Hampshire 2013

    • ‘Liminal’ - Prism group exhibition, Mall Galleries, London and Whitstable Museum 2013

    • ‘Gathered Memories’  at the Theatre Royal Winchester 2013 and touring 2014. - Exhibitor and curator.

    • Solo Exhibition at Theatre Royal Winchester 2013

    • ‘Hidden Spaces, Hidden Places’ Prism Textile Art group, Mall Galleries, London 2012.


Workshops & Talks:

    • 10 days - CHALK - schools coordinator for artists engagement - venues in Winchester - Oct / November 2015

    • Gum Transfer Lithography and freehand machine embroidery workshops with students from St Swithun’s School, Winchester, 2013 / 2014

    • Embroiderer’s Guild Talks (various venues) on my practice, following their acquisition of my piece ‘A Life Worth Living’ (currently on a

      national gallery tour) about the imagined alternative WW1 experiences of Paul Nash.

    • ‘Artist in The Archive’ conference, Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre.  Here I discussed my experiences using

      archival material to research the Kinder-Transport. 2013

    • Freehand machine embroidery workshop at Walford Mill Crafts to support ‘The Nature of Mending’ exhibition. 2013

    • 10 Days Creative Collisions ‘Art collaborating with poetry’ discussion hosted by Stephen Boyce at Winchester Cathedral 2013


Selected Membership:

    Prism Textile Art Group since 2012 .  Exhibiting and formerly committee member.


Public Collections: 

    The Embroiderer’s Guild UK archive - ‘A Life worth Living’ 2014 - currently on tour.

    Roberta Green Ahmanson Foundation, Private Collection – USA – four pieces.


lisa earley - visual artist

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