September 12, 2014 @ NOON
Ceramics, 326 Eastern Ave, Fayetteville, AR
Free and open to the public!
Lauren Gallaspy received her BFA in ceramics at the University of Georgia and her MFA from Alfred University in Alfred, 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, Lauren served as co-director and owner of Trace Gallery in Athens, Georgia with her husband, 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, and is one of 25 recipients of the 2012 Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters and Sculptors Grant.
Gallaspy has been selected to be apart of the State of the Art exhibition at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. The exhibition runs September 13, 2014 - January 19, 2015.