Resume

EDUCATION

2008
B.A. Visual Arts, Minors in Painting & Art History, Ramapo College of New Jersey, Mahwah, NJ

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2012
Order and Chaos, Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts, Blue Mountain, NY
Urban Planning, Spacecraft, CELLspace Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2011
NYC: An Honest Lie, Salon Ciel, New York, NY

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2012
Arc-Types and Well-Rounded Characters, Studio 371, Jersey City, NJ
Historic Burlington, Grellet Gallery, Burlington, NJ
2012 Juried Show, Medford Arts Center, Medford, NJ
Tales of a City, Spacecraft, CELLspace Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Love and Lust, Spacecraft, CELLspace Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2011
Letting Go, Rogue Video & Performance, Walsh Gallery, Newark, NJ
October Artists In Residence, Contemporary Artists Center, Troy, NY
September Artists In Residence, Contemporary Artists Center, Troy, NY
August Artists In Residence, Contemporary Artists Center, Troy, NY
Distance, Curated by Radius Twelve, Grady Alexis Gallery, New York, NY
Abandoned Landscape, 1 Op & Cwow, Seton Hall University, Newark, NJ
Eclipse, Newark School of the Arts, Newark, NJ
In-Between Places, 1 Op Collective, Ramapo College of NJ, Mahwah, NJ

2010
All the Trimmings, LZ Project Space, New York, NY
ARTcamp 2010, New York Studio Gallery, New York, NY
33 Expo: 1op Collective, Newark Open Doors ’10, Newark, NJ
Wall To Wall, City Without Walls, Newark, NJ
1op Collective Small Works Show, Think Gallery, New York, NY
Illustrious, The Straube Center Gallery, Pennington, NJ
This is Where I Live, Art House Co-op, Brooklyn, NY
Open Studio Day, The Monroe Center for the Arts, Hoboken, NJ

2009
Home, Attleboro Arts Museum, Attleboro, Massachusetts
die Zeit of Drawing, Climate/Gallery, Long Island City, NY
Small Works Group Show, Rogue Space Gallery, New York, NY
Me & You & Us, ArtHouse, Colab Arts, New Brunswick, NJ

2008
The Journey: The Yellow Bra Event, 2008, The Frame Shop, Mahwah, NJ
Selah: Senior Exhibition, The Kresge/Pascal Galleries, Ramapo College of NJ

2007
Staff Exhibition, The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
Blanket Femininity, Mahwah Public Library, Mahwah, NJ

2006
Feminist Art Show, J. Lee’s Student Center, Ramapo College of NJ

RESIDENCIES

2012
CELLspace, Project 2048, San Francisco, California (Jan-May)

2011
Prairie Center of the Arts, Peoria, Illinois
Contemporary Artists Center at Woodside, Troy, New York
Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont

2010
ARTCamp Studio Residency, NY Studio Gallery, New York, New York

2009
The Terry Family Foundation Resident Fellowship at Edenfred, Madison, Wisconsin

CURATORIAL EXPERIENCE

2011
Curator, October Artists in Residence, Contemporary Artists Center, Troy, NY
Curator, September Artists in Residence, Contemporary Artists Center, Troy, NY
Curator, August Artists in Residence, Contemporary Artists Center, Troy, NY
Co-Curator, In-Between Places, Ramapo College of NJ, NJ
Co-Curator, The Abandoned Landscape, Seton Hall University, Newark, NJ

2010
Co-Curator, 33 Expo: 1 Op Collective, Newark Open Doors, Newark, NJ
Co-Curator, 1 Op Collective: 45/55, Think Gallery, New York, NY

RELATED EXPERIENCE

2013
Guest Speaker, Promote Your Art Online, Ramapo College of NJ, Mahwah, NJ
Founder & Co-Director, 1 Op Collective, www.1opcollective.com (2010-2013)

2012
Guest Speaker, Promote Your Art Online, Ramapo College of NJ, Mahwah, NJ

2010
Guest Speaker, Life After Ramapo, Ramapo College of New Jersey, Mahwah, NJ

2008
Student Event Manager, Joyce Kozloff Artist Talk, Ramapo College, Mahwah, NJ

WORK EXPERIENCE

2011
Artists Services Coordinator, Contemporary Artists Center, Troy, NY
Artist’s Fabrication Assistant, David Greg Harth, New York, NY
Drafting Consultant, HMR Architects, Princeton, NJ

2010
Drafting Consultant, Kaitsen Woo Architect, P.C., New York, NY (2007-2010)
Artist’s Studio Assistant, Sonya Sklaroff, New York, NY (2008-2010)
Artist’s Studio Assistant, Mariah Fee, New York, NY

2008
Tour Guide, The Russel Wright Design Center, Garrison, NY (2006-2008)

2007
Collections Intern, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Registrar’s Assistant, The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
Collections Intern, The Russel Wright Design Center, Garrison, NY
Summer Intern, Berrie Center Art Galleries, Ramapo College of NJ

SELECTED TEXT

2012
Lauren Smith, Sweet Station, Contemporary Art Blog, Apr. 11, 2012
Lauren Smith, Cressida Anderson Contextual File, Contemporary Art Blog, March 29, 2012
Lauren Smith: Doubt and Confusion, Collab Cubed, Contemporary Art & Design Blog, Feb. 15, 2012

2011
Nicole Helen Brunner, An Interview with Lauren Smith, 1 Op Collective Art Zine, Volume I, Issue II, July

2011
Jason Greendyk, NYC: An Honest Lie, http://www.zonisphere.com, February 10, 2011
Monthly Featured Artist: Lauren Smith, 1 Op Collective, Contemporary Art Blog, December 1, 2011

2010
Lauren Smith, Sonata Art Magazine: Second Issue, July 2010
Featured Artist: Lauren Smith, Gallery Left, Internet Art Gallery, Summer 2010