Arts Degree Show2016

Priley (Paula Riley)

My focus is on developing skills in various forms of art. I particularly enjoy drawing, painting and sculpting, and typically depict people and animals.

Placements / Work Experience:

Loughborough University


LU Arts


Competitions / Awards:

Winner of The Ultimate Edible Masterpiece; a national art competition run by the Art Fund, 2015

Awarded a commission by Charnwood Borough Council to create a public sculpture, 2015

Awarded the T S Shipman Prize by Loughborough University, 2015

Awarded the Development Trust Scholarship by Loughborough University, 2013

Commissioned to design a t-shirt by James Clothing and Printz Charmin, 2012

Received the Crawley Youth Award for visual arts from Crawley Borough Council in recognition of my ‘dedication and commitment to art’ aged 12, 2007



Truman Gallery, London, 2016

Arts Degree Show, Loughborough University, 2016

‘Shakespeare Explored’, Loughborough University, 2016

‘Don’t Look Now’, Loughborough University, 2015

‘Face-off’, Loughborough University, 2015

The Capitol Gallery, West Sussex, 2012

Horsham Carfax, West Sussex, 2012

The Hawth Theatre, West Sussex, 2009



Interviewed twice on BBC Radio Leicester, 2015

My artwork raised money for UK charities, 2012 and 2015

Articles on my art have been published by The Guardian, BBC, Art Quarterly, and other art magazines, newspapers and websites across the UK and internationally.

I have accepted an offer to study MA Fine Art at the Winchester School of Art, University of Southampton.