Lauren Clay
2007 MFA Painting and Printmaking, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond VA
2004 BFA Painting, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah GA
2017 Philip J. Steele Gallery, Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, Denver CO (forthcoming)
2016 Squash and Stretch, Trois Gallery, Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta GA
2015 Shushumna, Pinnacle Gallery, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah GA
  Drishti, Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton NJ
2009 Hootenanny, Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York NY
2008 Nameless Namer, Whitespace Gallery, Atlanta GA
  Larissa Goldston Gallery, Project Room, New York NY
  Tilt Gallery and Project Space, Portland OR
2005 Eyedrum, Atlanta GA
2017 Politicizing Space, Curated by Charlotta Kotik, Anya and Andrew Shiva Gallery,John Jay College, NY
  Ellective Affinities: A Library, 205 Hudson Gallery, Hunter College, NY
2016 The Cithara and the Aulos, site-specific installation, Brooklyn Academy of Music,
Next Wave Festival, Brooklyn NY
  Shroom Show, Curated by Nicholas Moenich, helper, Brooklyn NY
  Background, Lump, Raleigh NC
  Reference / Material, curated by Alex Ebstein, Towson University, Baltimore MD
  Small Editions, Brooklyn NY
  Drawing for Sculpture, TSA New York, Brooklyn NY
2015 Quite Fairly Rather, Topless, Rockaway Beach, NY
  Five, LVL3 Gallery, Chicago IL
  Pick One, (harbor) Regina Rex, New York NY
2014 Palimpsest, with Inna Babaeva, Underdonk, Ridgewood, NY (two-person exhibit)
  Inaugural show, (harbor) Regina Rex, New York NY
  Material Way, Curated by Kathleen Kucka, Shirley Fitterman Center for the Arts, BMCC, New York NY
2013 Quandry, with Emre Kocagil, LVL3 Gallery, Chicago IL (two-person exhibit)
2012 Rear View Mirror, Curated by Jennie Lamensdorf, New York NY
  Makeup on Empty Space, Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York NY
  Totem, Curated by Kim Hennessy and Ryan Feeney, Softspot Gallery
2011 Paperwork, Curated by Kory Rogers and Karen Petersen, Shelburne Museum, Shelburne VT
2010 Larissa Goldston Gallery, New York NY
2009 Living and Dreaming, Curated by Micaela Giovannotti, Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx NY
  Twin Infinities, Abrons Art Center, Henry Street Settlement, New York NY
2008 Dialogue: flat/form, Curated by Marjorie Hirsch, Archer Gallery, Clark College, Vancouver WA
2007 BLANK: Exploring Nothing, Curated by Avantika Bawa, Tilt Gallery and Project Space, Portland OR
2006 Primary, Hunt Gallery, Mary Baldwin College, Staunton VA
2005 Semiconductors, Curated by Craig Drennen, Pharmaka Gallery, Los Angeles CA
2004  This is the Future, Curated by Dos Pestaneos, Saltworks Gallery, Atlanta GA
2016 Gallery talk with curator Alexandra Sachs, Trois Gallery, Savannah College of Art and Design, Atlanta GA
2015 ArtPapers Salon: Fine Art and Fair Use, panel, Woodruff Art Center, Atlanta GA
  Artist lecture, Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton NJ
  Copyright Copywrong panel discussion, Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton NJ
2014 Visiting artist, Anderson Ranch, Aspen CO
2013 Artist lecture, Anderson Ranch, Aspen CO
2012 Visiting artist, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro TN
2010 Visiting artist & Alumni Award, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah GA
2008-09 Artist In Residence, Abrons Art Center, New York NY
2008 Visiting artist, Clark College, Vancouver OR
2006-07 Virginia Museum of Fine Art Fellowship
  SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY   (links to article)

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  Brian Boucher, “David Smith Estate Settles Copyright Tiff,” Art in America online, October 15, 2013
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Joy Garnett, "Free-Fail," art21 magazine, Dec 2013 / Jan 2014 issue, Dec 1, 2013.

  Vincent Uribe, ed., Lauren Clay, LVL3 Media, April 29, 2013.
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Nastia Voynovskoya, Interview, HiFructose, October 23, 2011.   

  Katherine Nonemaker, Interview, Open Lab Magazine, Issue No. 4:SS11, May 17, 2011.      
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