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Lauren Coulson

Lauren Coulson
Left: Cosmic Filth, oil, acrylic and ink on canvas
Right: Lava, acrylic, ink and pyrite on canvas

September 8, 2015 - February 28, 2016
Ticketing Lobby (North side)
 
Born and raised in Memphis, Tenn., Lauren Coulson received a Bachelor of Fine Arts at the University of Memphis and a Master of Fine Arts at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Lauren has exhibited her artwork in various galleries and museums throughout the United States, including the First Street Gallery in New York, Museum of Neon Art in Los Angeles, Calif., Jack Robinson Gallery of Photography, The Brooks Museum of Art, David Lusk Gallery, the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and Manifest Gallery. Lauren has recently been an artist-in-residence at the Horned Dorset Colony Artist Residency in New York and the Gullkistan Artist Residency in Iceland. She is most recently the founder and editor of a new contemporary art publication called Paint Pulse Magazine.
 
About A Force of Nature
Cosmological and topographical worlds are created by the layered accumulation of pours, stains and diverse markmaking techniques. Harmonious opposites within the work include growth and decay, ecstasy and havoc, construction and deconstruction as well as chaos and control. Sources of motivation are drawn from the cosmos, geology, anatomy, phenomena (scientific, optical, geological, meteorological and oceanographic), chemistry, gravity and chance. The results are both violent and destructive, yet delicate and beautiful. www.laurencoulson.com

Arts at the Airport receives funding for the visual arts from the Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) and the Tennessee Arts Commission (TAC). The Flying Solo Exhibition Series is funded under an agreement with TAC. For more information about Arts at the Airport, please call (615) 275-1614 or send email to arts@nashintl.com.