Elizabeth Earley is an abstract colourist painter. Her autonomous work is mostly inspired by the concept of ‘catching’ the metaphysical both physical and psychological.
Elizabeth received a prestigious Winston Churchill Award in her 20s, which allowed her to spend five weeks in Hong Kong and Japan exploring unfamiliar aesthetic languages.
Following a 25 year career as a businesswoman, Elizabeth went to art school and gained a First Class BA honors degree in Fine Art (University of Plymouth).
Since graduating Elizabeth has continued to explore techniques and approaches which inform her painting. She has studied printing at Handprint Studio in Newlyn, Cornwall and has collaborated with Deborah Curtis and Gavin Turk’s The House of Fairy Tales Artists Collective, to deliver immersive art installations across the UK.
Elizabeth founded the pop up art gallery Crescent Contemporary with fellow contemporary artist Gordon Faulds. She is a Member of the Somerset Arts Group, and has curated various group exhibitions as well as exhibiting in group and solo exhibitions in the UK.
Artist’s media includes: oil, gouache, house paint.
To date Elizabeth has exhibited at the following galleries and venues:
The Old Glove Factory, Appledore, North Devon
Brewhouse Arts Centre, Taunton, Somerset
‘Emergence’ Auction House, Taunton
The Gallery at 360°, Old Sawmills, Filleigh, nr South Molton
White Gallery, Somerset College of Art and Technology
Brief Art, Hestercombe, Taunton, Somerset
Musgrove Park Hospital, Taunton, Somerset
The Atkinson Gallery, Millfield, Somerset (Summer Show 2009/2010)
Hothouse Gallery, Somerset College of Art and Technology
Untitled Art Fair, Chelsea, London
Art on The Block, Castle Hotel, Taunton, Somerset
Big Deal – Sexy 100, Kentish Town London N5
Crescent Contemporary, Taunton Somerset
Little Gallery, Watchet Somerset
Musgrove Park Gallery, Taunton Somerset
House of F Fitzhead, Somerset