Sculptor and draughtsman, born in Atherton, Lancashire. She did a foundation course at Bolton College of Art, then a sculpture and life drawing diploma at Wolverhampton College of Art and a Certificate in Education at Manchester College of Art. Latham said that for her drawing had “a central and sustaining activity in my artistic endeavours – it is as relevant to my sculpture as eating is to staying alive.” She took part in Drawing Towards Sculpture at Isis Gallery, Leigh-on-Sea, in 1993. Other group shows included Turnpike Gallery, Leigh, 1979; Drumcroon Education Art Centre, Wigan, 1981, and MAFA Open annually from that year; Blackheath Gallery, 1988, and elsewhere. Solo shows included Rochdale College of Art, 1983.

Text source: 'Artists in Britain Since 1945' by David Buckman (Art Dictionaries Ltd, part of Sansom & Company)


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