Laura Ford studied at Bath Academy of Art between 1978-82 including a period at the Cooper Union School of Art, New York. Her tutors included Michael Pennie, Richard Deacon, Nick Pope, Antony Gormley, Peter Randall-Page, Shelagh Cluett and Anish Kapoor. She was included in New Contemporaries in 1982 before joining the postgraduate sculpture course at Chelsea School of Art in London.
‘Ford provides us with acutely graphic renditions of human emotion, mental and physical. Her imagery is all about remembering and giving memory clarity.’
Dr. Penelope Curtis