Lauren Balderama
lbalderama@mica.edu


 

Education:

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Ceramics - 2012-2016
Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA), Baltimore, MD. December, 2016

Residencies:

Long-term resident artist at Medalta, Medicine Hat, Alberta, CA. 2017-2018



Professional Experience:

Volunteer staff in community education, summer sessions - Summer 2011
Memphis College of Art (MCA), Memphis, TN
Volunteer staff working with grades K-12

Volunteer - September 15 2015
Walter McConnell’s Itinerant Edens: Of Fable and Facsimile - Katzen Arts Center, Washington, DC
Assisted in parts making for an installation in raw clay              

Undergraduate Course Assistant (UCA) - Spring semester 2016
Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA), Baltimore, MD
Undergraduate course assistant for an Intro to Wheel class

Teaching assistant in community education, summer sessions - Summer 2012-2015, 2017
Memphis College of Art (MCA), Memphis, TN
Teaching assistant for digital photography, darkroom photography and alternative processes classes

IDEALS Program Mentor - Summer 2017
Memphis College of Art (MCA), Memphis TN



Exhibitions/Performances

Featured artist - MICA Art Walk, 2016
Leidy Atrium, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore MD

Featured artist and Co-curator - Love Me Tender, 2016
Main O Gallery, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore MD

Performer - 9 to 5, 2015
Main O Gallery, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore MD

Featured artist - Figuring Bodies, 2015
Middendorf Gallery, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore MD

Featured artist - Crooks & Grannies, 2014
Main O Gallery, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore MD