Visiting Artist Lecture: Lauren Gallaspy

Start: November 6, 2014 6:30 p.m.
Location: Art and Journalism Building, Room 225

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In addition to conducting workshops in the Ceramics Studio located in the Art and Journalism Building (AJ 125) November 6-7 from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.. Lauren Gallaspy will give a lecture on November 6 in Art and Journalism Building, AJ 225, beginning at 6:30 p.m.

Lauren Gallaspy received her BFA in ceramics at the University of Georgia and her MFA from Alfred University in New York. As an active artist with a rigorous studio practice in both sculptural and functional ceramics, as well as painting and drawing, she has exhibited widely in galleries, museums, and at conferences nationally and internationally since 2004. From 2009 to 2012, Gallaspy served as co-director and owner of the Trace Gallery in Athens, Georgia with her husband, and practicing artist, Andy Nasisse.   She is currently an assistant professor of art in ceramics at The University of Utah in Salt Lake City. In 2013, she was recognized by the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts as an Emerging Artist in her field. Additionally, she is one of twenty-five recipients of the 2012 Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters and Sculptors Grant.   

Learn more about Lauren Gallaspy and her artwork. 

View the School of Art's full 2014-15Visiting Artists, Designers and Scholars program.