Lauren Eisen

Lauren Eisen

Professor of Painting

School of Art and Design
College of Performing and Visual Arts

Contact Information

Phone
(970) 351-2423
Office
Guggenheim 5
Office Hours
By Appointment

Education

M.F.A., Painting, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
B.F.A., Fine Arts, Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, Ohio

Professional/Academic Experience

2006 - present
University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, Colorado
Professor, Painting Coordinator

2001 - 2006
Denison University, Granville, Ohio
Assistant Professor, Painting and Drawing

1991 - 2002
Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, Ohio
Associate Professor, Painting and Drawing

1989 - 1991
Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
Instructor of Record / Teaching Assistant, Painting and Drawing

Research/Areas of Interest

Areas of Specialization: Painting, Drawing, Watercolor, Mixed Media
Research Areas / Interests: Biomimicry, Landscape, Horticulture, Agriculture, Architecture, Environmental Studies

Publications/Creative Works

2016 Site:Brooklyn, New York, “Drawing Lines Across Media” International Juried Exhibition
2015 The Lincoln Center, Fort Collins, Colorado, “The Nature of Things” Two-Person Exhibition
2014 RedLine, Denver, "One Square Foot" Exhibition and Fundraiser, People's Choice Award
2013 Joan Derryberry Gallery, Tennessee Tech University, Cookeville, Tennessee, Solo Exhibition
2012 Northcutt Steele Gallery, Montana State University, Billings, Montana, Solo Exhibition

Honors and Awards

2015 Royal Contemporary Gallery, Florence, CO, “Contemporary Encaustic” Juror’s Award
2014 Core New Art Space, Denver, Colorado, “The Painting Show” Juror’s Award
2013 Core New Art Space, Denver, Colorado, “Square” Jury Award, Best of Show
2011 First-Year Scholars Outstanding Faculty Award, University of Northern Colorado
2008 NTD Architecture, San Diego, California, Commission, Banner Thunderbird Hospital, Glendale, Arizona

Professional Website

http://www.laureneisenart.com

Artwork

Lauren Eisen, 2014

Tinkers Creek I: In Memoriam

Encaustic, paper, graphite, watercolor, 25" x 25

Lauren Eisen, 2014

Tinkers Creek II: In Between Realms

Encaustic, paper, graphite, watercolor, 18" x 18

Lauren Eisen, 2014

Tinkers Creek III: The Stream of Life

Encaustic, paper, graphite, watercolor, 25" x 25

Lauren Eisen, 2014

40 Fruit Tree

Encaustic, paper, smokebush on wood panel, 12" x 12