Lauren Gallaspy Jenelle Grosser Living Artist Presentation
Received her BFA in ceramics at University of Georgia. • Received her MFA from Alfred University in New York. • She has a rigorous studio practice in: • sculptural and functional ceramics • painting and drawing • She is the Co-director and owner of Trace Gallery in Athens, Georgia with her husband Andy Nasisse. • She is currently an Assistant Professor of Art in Ceramics at The University of Utah in Salt Lake City. • This year she was recognized by the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts as an Emerging Artist in the field of ceramics.
“The things that I love and the things that I fear refuse to balance out. They scrap like cats, cloak and conceal like kudzu, terrify and delight, like a large, shaky lake or a dog swimming hard towards a floating ball.”