CRITICAL DIALOGUES LECTURE- LAUREL SPARKS
Laurel Sparks was born in Phoenix AZ in 1972 and lives and works in Brooklyn NY. Her work has been exhibited at the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, CCS Bard Hessel Museum, DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, and Berman Museum at Ursinus College. She was a 2013 Fire Island Artist Resident and 2014 Fellow at the Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop at Elizabeth Foundation NYC. Her most recent solo show “Rubedo” exhibited at Kate Werble Gallery NYC in Fall 2015. Sparks holds an MFA from Bard College and a BFA from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston. She teaches painting and drawing at Pratt Institute, Brooklyn NY.