Michigan, United States

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Artist Resume

LAURA GAJEWSKI

Exhibitions, Awards and Publications


  • July 12, 2017                                                   Featured Cover Artist, Lansing City Pulse

  • June - October, 2017                                  Featured Artist, Pop Up Art: Special Edition II,                                                                                        Lansing Art Gallery, Lansing, MI

  • February - April, 2017                                 Laura Gajewski: Midwinter Portraits

                                                                                 Solo Exhibition, East Arbor + Gallery, East Lansing, MI


  • December 2016                                           Applause Award, Arts Educator,                                                                                                                  Arts Council of Greater Lansing, Lansing, MI


  • 2015 - present                                             Featured Artist, Art in The Sky Billboard Competition

                                                                                Arts Council of Greater Lansing, Lansing, MI


  • July 2015                                                       Featured Artist, Project Pop Up, Lansing Art Gallery,                                                                           Lansing, MI

  • October - December 2014                      Laura Gajewski: Witness

                                                                                Solo Exhibition, Brew, Traverse City, MI


                                                                             Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History                                                                                  Detroit, MI


  • March 2013                                                  Work exhibited at The Art Institute of Michigan

                                                                       "What Teachers Create" - Art Educators Appreciation Show


  • December 2012                                           Featured Artist, ArtfulVagabond.com

                                                                                 Stories From Abandoned Homes


  • August 2011 & June 2012                          Artist in Residence

                                                                                Glen Arbor Art Association, Glen Arbor, MI

  • January 20 - February 12, 2010              Solo Exhibition, Illinois Central College, East Peoria, IL





  • May 2009                                                    2009 Kendall College of Art and Design

                                                                                Distinguished Alumni Award: Community Service 

                                             

  • January 9 - 30, 2009                                Solo Exhibition, B.B.A.C.Birmingham, MI    


                                                                                Oxford University Press, by Deborah A. Rockman



  • October 29-November 28,  2007         Laura Gajewski: Mixed Media Resin Works

                                                                                Solo Exhibition, The Little Gallery, Firelands College
                                                                                Bowling Green State University





  • June 2006                                                   Drawing published in The Best of Artists and Artisans,

                                                                                Kennedy Promotions; Williamsburg, VA                                                                                     

  • June 2005 - July 2007                           Work exhibited at Mootzie’s Gallery, Owosso, MI



  • January 22 – February 26, 2005           Solo exhibition, Gildner Gallery, Cheboygan, MI



  • November 23 – December 28, 2004   Solo exhibition, Gainey Gallery, Byron Center, MI



  • March 2004 - September, 2006          Represented by the Gildner Gallery                                                                                                           Cheboygan and Gaylord, MI







  • June 14-September 24, 2003                Drawing shown at the 75th Regional Exhibition                

                                                                               Muskegon Museum of Art, Muskegon, MI 



  • June 6-July 25, 2003                              Drawings exhibited at the 2003 Regional Drawing

                                                                              Exhibition; Elaine L. Jacobs Gallery, Detroit, MI 



  • April 2-27, 2003                                      Work exhibited at the 2nd Annual Juried Exhibtion,  

                                                                              Lemon Street Gallery, Kenosha, WI



  • March 17-21, 2003                                  Drawings featured in Tempore Locus                                                                                                          Lo-fi Project Site, Grand Rapids, MI



  • February 16-March 22, 2003               Second Place, West Michigan Regional Competition

                                                                             Lowell Area Arts Center, Lowell, MI



  • October 11-November 1, 2002             5x5x5 Show, Lo-fi Project Site, Grand Rapids, MI





  • Fall 2000                                                  Drawing published in The Art of Teaching Art,  

                                                                             Oxford University Press, by Deborah A. Rockman

                                                 




Education 

  • 2003      BFA in Fine Arts: Drawing , Kendall College of Art and Design, Grand Rapids, MI

  • 2008      MLS in Art History at Fort Hays State University, Fort Hays, KS