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A Series of Site-Specific Contemporary Art Installations at Historic Gadsby’s Tavern Museum Shine Light on Overshadowed Stories from Alexandria’s Past
Baltimore artists Stewart Watson and Lauren Frances Adams are part of Time & Place, a public art series commissioned by the Alexandria Office of the Arts

Centennial of the Everyday: May 15 – September 3
Gadsby’s Tavern: [...]

Time & Place: GADSBYS

December 10th, 2016

Above, Gadsby’s Tavern in Alexandria overlaid with the original Gadsby’s ballroom interior, at the Metropolitan Museum in New York
TIME & PLACE: GADSBYS
Time & Place is an initiative of the Alexandria Office of the Arts’ public art program to invite artists with research-based practices to create thought-provoking, temporary artwork at sites managed by the Office of [...]

Say I Am: Lauren Frances Adams, Caroline Wells Chandler, Pixy Liao, and Yvonne Osei
September 16 – Ocotber 29, 2016
Opening reception, September 16, 6-9pm
PLUG Projects presents Say I Am, an exhibition featuring the work of Lauren Frances Adams, Caroline Wells Chandler, Pixy Liao, and Yvonne Osei. These artists address agency and challenge assumptions within a historically patriarchal heteronormative [...]

(ABOVE, F. Schumacher and Co. custom 20th c. wallcovering for the House and Senate Chambers in Washington, D.C., also in the collection of the Cooper Hewitt)

Of the people
Curated by Erin Donnelly
June 17 – July 31, 2016
Opening reception: Saturday, June 18, 5-8pm
92 Plymouth Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
http://smackmellon.org/index.php/exhibitions/upcoming/
Exhibiting Artists:
Lauren Frances Adams
Daniel Bejar
Guy Ben-Ari
Brooklyn Hi-Art Machine (Mildred Beltre and [...]

Trove/Trope
An installation by O’Donnell Visiting Educator in Art Lauren Adams, in conjunction with the Sheehan Gallery’s “Scenes and Types: Photography from the Collection of Adnan Charara” exhibit.
Opening Reception, Thursday, March 10 6-8pm
March 11 – May 9 2016
Lauren Adams will be in residence in the gallery February 29 to March 11, and delivering a public lecture on Saturday, March 5 [...]

Leaving Home at Contemporary Applied Arts
89 Southwark Street, London
SE1 0HX
April 17 – May 31, 2015

What happens when site specific installations are moved to a new setting? Does the work either gain or lose significance when it is taken out of its original contextual setting? Leaving Home explores these questions and more in a group show at [...]

American Catastrophe Report on view at American University Katzen Arts Center August 2014 – August 2015.
For more information: http://www.american.edu/cas/katzen/calendar/?id=5706594
Artist Lauren Frances Adams has created American Catastrophe Report, an installation that acts as both homage and critique of the decorative frescoes in the United States Capitol Building, originally painted in the 19th c. by Italian-born artist [...]

Precarious Prototypes on view at the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore, Maryland, June – August 2014.
At the core of my work are critical explorations of labor and class in visual culture. I draw heavily upon the historical decorative arts to find contradictions within the contexts they originated. In my work, objects such as wallpaper patterns, [...]

I have been selected as a finalist for the Janet and Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize. My work will be on view at The Walters Art Museum from Saturday, June 21, 2014, through Sunday, August 17, 2014.
Presented by the Walters and the Baltimore Office of Promotion and the Arts, this exhibition will show the work of the [...]

THE NEIGHBORS
April 1 – June 1
Curated by Zoë Charlton and Tim Doud
at the Katzen Arts Center at American University, Washington, DC
In Residence: The Neighbors is the third and final installment ofa three part colloquia series highlighting the reciprocity between the Washington art community and academic institutions in the DC metro area. The exhibition, co-curated by [...]

Unreconciled Corner, site-specific painting at Ortega y Gasset Projects, 2013
Ortega y Gasset Projects
RELAY RELAY
May 31-June 30, 2013
Opening Friday, May 31, 6-9pm
QUEENS, New York
The inaugural exhibition of Ortega y Gasset Projects collective members:
LAUREN ADAMS, Baltimore, MD
JOSHUA BIENKO, Knoxville, TN
CLARE BRITT, Chicago, IL
CARRIE HOTT, Oakland, CA
JESSICA LANGLEY, Washington, DC
ELIZAVETA (LEEZA) MEKSIN, Brooklyn, NY
SHEILAH WILSON, Granville, OH
KARLA [...]

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