This FREE lecture is presented by The Dorothy Florence Zaninovich Fund, Todd Madigan Gallery and the Department of Art on February 2nd, in the Visual Arts Building, Room 103 at 4:00 p.m.
Marie Lorenz was born in Twentynine Palms, California, received a B.F.A. from Rhode Island School of Design, and an M.F.A. from Yale. Lorenz has received grants from Artists Space, the Harpo Foundation, and the Alice Kimball English Travel Fellowship. In 2008 she was awarded the Joseph H. Hazen Rome Prize for the American Academy in Rome.
Her work has been shown nationally and internationally, from High Desert Test Sites in Joshua Tree, California, to MoMA PS1, in New York City. She has completed solo projects at Ikon Gallery in Birmingham, England, Artpace in San Antonio, Texas, and at Jack Hanley Gallery in New York. Her ongoing project The Tide and Current Taxi is an exploration of the coastline in New York City.
You are also invited to attend Marie Lorenz’s show “Kern Island” which opens at the Todd Madigan Gallery at CSUB on Saturday, February 6 from 4-6 pm. All events are free and open to the public.
For more information about the artist visit her site.