Education­

2012MFA, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE

2008Post Baccalaureate, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

2007BFA, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

2006Study Abroad, International Ceramics Studio, Kecskemèt, Hungary

 

Solo Exhibitions

2016Lavender Fields & Pig’s Fat: Work From China, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

          Contain or Deliver, Mindy Solomon Gallery, Miami, FL

2015Lauren Mabry– New Work, Lux Center for the Arts, Lincoln, NE

          Passages, Red Star Studios at Belger Crane Yard Building, Kansas City, MO

2014Lauren Mabry at Independent Art Projects,  Leslie Ferrin Independent Art Projects, North Adams, MA

          Emerging Artist Exhibition, National Council on Education for Ceramic Art, Milwaukee, WI

2013Lauren Mabry at Heidmann Art Salon, Heidmann Art Salon, Kansas City, MO                     

          Running, The Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, Omaha, NE

2012Lauren Mabry- Cylinders, Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Overland Park, KS

          Transcendent Materiality, Eisentrager-Howard Gallery at University of Nebraska- Lincoln, NE

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2016Art Miami, Mindy Solomon Gallery, Miami, FL

          Gradations: A Sense of Successive Stages or Degrees, Strohl Art Center at Chautauqua Institution,        

               Chautauqua, NY

          Sight Unseen by Art Axis, National Council on Education for Ceramic Arts, Kansas City, MO

          Chromaphila/ Chromaphobia, Grand Arts Building curated for Kansas City Art Institute,

               Kansas City, MO

2015  Kathy Erteman, Giselle Hicks, and Lauren Mabry, Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM

          A Ceramic Spectrum, New Art Center, Newtown, MA|/ Three person show with Peter Pincus and

               Michael Fujita, curated by Garth Johnson

          Hello/Goodbye, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA

2014Art Miami, Mindy Solomon Gallery, Miami, FL

          SOFA Chicago, Mindy Solomon Gallery, Navy Pier Chicago, IL

          Art MRKT Hamptons, Mindy Solomon Gallery, The Hamptons, NY

          Nurtured by Nature, LH Project in the Peal District, Portland, OR

          Superficial, Eutectic Gallery, Portland, OR/ Two person show with Matthew Causey

          Harvard: Leslie Ferrin Ceramic Top 40, Harvard University, Boston, MA

          Transformations: Raphael Prize Exhibition, Society for Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, PA                     

          Flow, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI

          The Clay Studio: 40th Anniversary Exhibition, National Council on Education for Ceramic Arts,

               Milwaukee, WI

          Leslie Ferrin Ceramic Top 40, Red Star Studios at Belger Crane Yard, Kansas City, MO

2013Heat Wave, Cross Mackenzie Gallery, Washington, D.C.

          NCECA 2013 Biennial, Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston, TX

          Big Red: University of Nebraska-Lincoln Alumni Exhibition, O’Kane Gallery, Houston, TX

2012Recent Acquisitions to the Archie Bray Permanent Collection, The Archie Bray Foundation for

               Ceramic Arts, Helena, MT

          Archie Bray at Kolva-Sullivan, Kolva-Sullivan Gallery, Spokane, WA

          Kansas City Collection II: The Collectors Fund, 360 Architecture, Kansas City, MO

         

          Resident Artist Exhibition, Warehouse Gallery at The Archie Bray Foundation for Ceramic Arts,  

               Helena, MT

          Chromamania, The Clay Studio of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

2011  Bemis Center Regional Juried Exhibition, Bemis Underground at The Bemis Center for Contemporary Art,   

               Omaha,NE/ Juried Exhibition: Juror’s Award from Shannon Stratton

          Big Ten Graduate Art Exhibit, Big Ten Headquarters, Park Ridge, IL

          Abstract- Kansas City, The Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Overland Park, KS

2011Eighth Annual Marge Brown Kalodner Graduate Student Exhibition, The Clay Studio of Philadelphia,

               Philadelphia, PA/ National Juried Exhibit: Best of Show Award

          Beyond the Brickyard, North Gallery at The Archie Bray Foundation for Ceramic Arts, Helena, MT

               International Juried Exhibition

 

Grants and Awards

2015Pew Fellowship in the Arts, Pew Center for Arts & Heritage, Philadelphia, PA

2014Independence Foundation Grant, Visual Arts Fellowship, Philadelphia, PA

          Emerging Artist Award, National Council on Education for Ceramic Arts

          Merit Award, Transformations 9: Raphael Prize, Society for Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, PA

2013  Sage Scholarship, The Archie Bray Foundation for Ceramic Arts, Helena, MT

          Rudy Autio Grant for Creative Initiatives, Archie Bray Foundation for Ceramic Arts, Helena, MT

2012Albert K. Murray Fine Arts Educational Grant, Adamsville, OH

          Juror’s Award, Bemis Center Regional Juried Exhibition, The Bemis Center for Contemporary Art,

               Omaha, NE, Juror Shannon Stratton

2011Best In Show, Marge Brown Kalodner Eighth Annual Graduate Student Exhibition, The Clay Studio,

               Philadelphia, PA

2009–2012Hixson-Lied Graduate Fellowship, Department of Art and Art History, University of       

               Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE

          Edgren Graduate Tuition Fellowship, Department of Art and Art History, University of

               Nebraska- Lincoln, Lincoln, NE

          Graduate Teaching Assistantship, Department of Art and Art History, University of Nebraska-  

               Lincoln, Lincoln, NE

2009Chancellor’s Fellowship, Department of Art and Art History, University of Nebraska-Lincoln,

               Lincoln, NE

 

Residencies

2017Gaya Ceramic, two months, Ubud, Bali, Indonesia (upcoming)

2015Jingdezhen International Studio at Taoxichuan, two months, Jingdezhen, China

          Mission Clay Products, ongoing project, Phoenix, AZ

2014LH Project, one month, Joseph, OR

2012The Clay Studio of Philadelphia, two and a half years, Philadelphia, PA

          The Archie Bray Foundation for Ceramic Arts, three months, Helena, MT

2008Carbondale Clay Center, nine months, Carbondale, CO

 

Permanent Collections

2015 Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, Sedalia, MO

         Taoxichuan Ceramic Museum, Jingdezhen, China

2014 LH Project Collection, Joseph, OR

2012 The Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, NE

         The Archie Bray Foundation for Ceramic Arts, Helena, MT

2011 Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Overland Park, KS

2009 Colorado State University Teaching Collection, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

2007 Ken Ferguson Teaching Collection, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

 

 

Professional Experience

2016-2014Board of Directors, The Clay Studio of Philadelphia, Philadelphia PA

2015Artist Lecture, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

2014Artist Lecture, Arizona State Art Museum Ceramic Research Center, Arizona State University,  

          Tempe, AZ

          Artist Lecture, Harvard Ceramics Department, Harvard University, Boston, MA

          Artist Lecture, Emerging Artist Award, National Council on Education for Ceramic Arts,

               Milwaukee, WI

          Panel Lecturer, "Transitions: Emerging Artists", National Council on Education for Ceramic Arts,

               Milwaukee, WI

          Panel Lecturer, "No Lesson Plan For This: K-12 Ceramics". National Council on Education for       

               Ceramic Arts, Milwaukee, WI

          Artist Lecture, Archie Bray Foundation for Ceramic Art, Helena, MT

          Artist Lecture, The Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Overland Park, KS

 

Teaching Experience

2017- 2016 Visiting Faculty, Full time visiting assistant professor, The Department of Art, The Ohio State University,   

              Columbus, OH

­2015Workshop, Red Star Studios, Kansas City, MO

2014Workshop, Society for Contemporary Craft, Pittsburgh, PA

          Workshop, Low Fire Surfaces: Demonstration, Harvard Ceramics Department, Harvard University,  

               Boston, MA

          Workshop, Low Fire Surfaces: Demonstration, The Clay Studio of Philadelphia, PA

2013Instructor, Greenwich House Pottery, New York, NY

2012Instructor, The Clay Studio of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

2010–2011Teacher of Record, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE

          Graduate Assistant, University of Nebraska- Lincoln, Lincoln, NE