Ms Louise Bell
Profiles

Ms Louise Bell

Associate Lecturer

School of Art, Design and Architecture (Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Business)

Biography

Biography

Qualifications

PhD Candidate, Falmouth University (2017 - present)
MA Illustration Authorial Practice, Distinction, Falmouth University (2015-2016)
Foundation in Art Therapy, BAAT (May 2012)
BA Fine Art, Leeds Metropolitan University (2008 - 2011)
BTEC Art and Design, Suffolk New College (2007 - 2008)


Teaching

Teaching

Teaching interests

  • visual analysis
  • semiotics
  • contextual studies
  • creative critical analysis
  • authorial illustration
  • creative cartography
  • slow looking
  • ekphrasis


Research

Research

Research interests

  • empathy
  • postmemory
  • trauma studies
  • walking practices
  • phenomenology
  • intersectionality
  • deconstruction
  • gender studies
  • landscape
  • liminality
  • affect

Grants & contracts

  • 3D3 doctoral studentship funded by AHRC (2017 - 2021)
  • FSA Award for Outstanding Curation, Sophronia (2016)


Creative practice & artistic projects

  • An attempt at revealing a place through walking Solo show, Devonport Guildhall (March 2019)
  • An attempt at revealing a place through walking Residency, Old Bank Studios, Penryn (August 2018)
  • FOMO - Falmouth Art Publishing Fair (September 2017)
  • Shaping the View: Understanding Landscape through Illustration Hereford College of Arts (April-May 2017)
  • Benzie Gallery, Manchester School of Art (January 2017) Edinburgh College of Art (November 2016)
  • Sophronia - Falmouth University (August 2016)
  • Diss Corn Hall annual exhibition - Norfolk (2014)
  • Secret Postcard Exhibition - Pedestrian Gallery, Leicester (2012) Lazy Lounge Wine Bar - Leeds (2012-13)
  • CAGD Arts Festival - Leeds Metropolitan University (2011) FLASH! - Leeds (2011)
  • Crumplezone - Leeds (2010)
  • Hamburger Berliner - Leeds (2010)
  • Uncanny Resonances - Leeds (2010)

Personal

Personal

Reports & invited lectures

  • The Damage That Decorates, Anglia Ruskin University (November 2018)
  • Translating Fragments, Falmouth University (March 2019)
  • Mind the Gap: the Behaviour of Holes in a Complex Text, Falmouth University (June 2018)
  • Archives, Walking and the Act of Repair: Exploring Plymouth through Past and Present, Cardiff University (May 2018)
  • Archives, Walking and the Act of Repair: Exploring Plymouth through Past and Present, UniversiteĢ de Lorraine (November 2017)
  • Repair as Illustration: Mapping Plymouth with Kintsugi Principles poster presentation, Falmouth University (January 2018)
  • Walking as Storytelling: Recovering Narrative from Landscape Falmouth Art Publishing Fair (September 2017)
  • Finding Meaning in Fog: the Liminal Experience Represented, Edinburgh College of Art (November 2016)
  • Repair: Authorship and Assimilation of Aura Falmouth University (March 2016)

Other academic activities

  • The Damage That Decorates, Journal of Illustration, volume 6 issue 1 (July 2019)
  • Repair as Illustration: Mapping Plymouth with Kintsugi Principle, Falmouth University (January 2018)
  • Walking as Storytelling: Recovering Narrative from Landscape (September 2017)
  • Finding Meaning in Fog: the Liminal Experience Represented, Journal of Illustration, volume 5 issue 1 (April 2018)
  • Repair: a Study of Deconstructive Illustration Falmouth University (July 2016)
  • History, Memory and Subjectivity in Contemporary Art Leeds Metropolitan University (2011)