Visiting Artist Lecture: Lauren Gallaspy
November 6, 2014 6:30 p.m.Location: Art and Journalism Building, Room 225
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
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.