Saturday, 4 June 2011
Layla Curtis [born in 1975, lives in London] studied at Edinburgh College of Art and Chelsea College of Art. After graduating, Layla lived in Japan for one year. While there she took part in a residency programme at Akiyoshidai International Arts Village where she developed her hybrid maps series and held her first solo show.
She was selected for New Contemporaries '99 and had solo exhibitions at Milton Keynes Gallery in 2000; States of Mind, Rhodes Mann, London in 2004 and the Newcastle/Gateshead Tourist Information Leaflet in 2005 commissioned by Locus .