Laura Aldridge

Laura Aldridge: Things That Soak You
Texts by Tina Fiske, Joe Scotland, Louise Shelley, Linsey Young.
Published by Mousse Publishing
176 pages
Softcover, 17 × 24 cm
ISBN 9788867495009

Available from Mousse Publishing

by Laura Aldridge
with essays by Linsey Young, Charlotte Linton and Michelle Wipplinger
Published by The British Council
Risograph softback (ring bound)
62 pages, 253mm x 202mm,2016

Available at

Laying down and kissing the love in the mist: Part three
by Kate Morrell, Laura Aldridge & Louise Shelley.
Published by Laura Aldridge
Risograph, b/w images with 4 colour section, knotted elastic binding
32 pages, 145mm x 195mm, 2013

Available from Pleats Press

Lessons Learned from the Garden
by Laura Aldridge & Anna Mayer
Soft back, hand printed & bound
Occasional magazine
280mm x 215mm

edition of 50 sold out

Underside, backside, inside, even
by Laura Aldridge
with an essay by Anna Mayer
Published by Laura Aldridge
Risograph softback
16 pages
210mm x 145mm

edition of 200 sold out

Cats are not important
by Laura Aldridge
with an essay by Leslie Dick
Published by Transmission Gallery
16 pages, 295mm x 205mm, 2010

Available at


2HB vol3
Edited by Francis McKee & Louise Shelley
Contribution by Will Bradley & Tirdad Zolghadr, Laura Aldridge
Published by CCA, Glasgow
24 pages, 130mm x 210mm, 2009

available from CCA Glasgow download here

Younger than Jesus / Artist Directory
Edited by Lauren Cornell, Massimiliano Gioni & Laura Hoptman
Published by Phaidon
540 pages, 290mm x 250 mm, 2008

Available to buy from Phaidon

The workshop has survived because we love each other
by Laura Aldridge & Fiona Jardine
Published by Glasgow Sculpture Studios
Folded booklet
700mm x 420mm



  • Susan Mansfield:
    ‘Art reviews: Daniel Silver | Human Threads | Christelle Oyiri’
    The Scotsman, July 2022

  • Kara Kennedy:
    ‘Art Unlocks’
    The Herald, June 2022


  • Susannah Thompson
    ‘Laura Aldridge – sumVigour’
    The Fleming Collection, July 2021

  • Sarah Unwin Jones:
    ‘Galleries: Going to pot – Laura Aldridge and the struggle of artists in lockdown’
    The Herald, June 2021


  • Giles Sutherland
    ‘Plant Scenery of the World’
    The Times, August 2017

  • Calum Sutherland
    ‘Scottish Rites’
    Artforum, August 2017

  • Roberta Smith
    ‘Out-of-town Galleries Arrive, Bearing Art’
    The New York Times, July 2017

  • Anna McNay
    ’31 Women’
    Studio International, June 2017

  • Emily Steer
    ’31 Women’
    Elephant, June 2017


  • Judd-Leonard Okafor
    ‘It’s a wrap: 6 storey high taking over Abuja skyline’
    The Daily Trust, December 2016

  • Agwu Enekwachi
    ‘BUILDING WRAP: Laura Aldridges experience of Abuja City’
    This Day Live, December 2016

  • Claire Shea
    ‘Throwing Shapes’
    Elephant, Issue 26 Spring 2016


  • Matthew McLean
    ‘In Focus: Laura Aldridge’
    Frieze, April 2015


  • Camille Le Houezec & Joey Villemont
    ‘Laura Aldridge & Travess Smalley: Folklore Contemporain’
    This Is Tomorrow, November 2012

  • ‘Pavillion’
    This Is Tomorrow, November 2012

  • Talitha Koetze
    The List, October 2012


  • Isla Leaver-Yapp
    ‘Glasgow, Laura Aldridge, Transmission’
    Map, Issue 22, Summer 2010

  • Sarah Lowndes
    ‘Laura Aldridge, Transmission’
    Frieze, Issue 131, May 2010

  • Talith Koetze
    ‘Cats are not important’
    The List, March 2010


  • Francis McKee
    ‘EMERGING: Laura Aldridge’
    Map, Issue 11, Autumn 2007

  • Leon McDermott
    ‘Art Review: Laura Aldridge’
    Metro, July, 2007