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Biography: Lauren Kalman

Lauren Kalman
Lauren Kalman

Lauren Kalman is a visual artist based in Detroit, Michigan, whose practice is centered around the history of adornment, contemporary craft, video, photography, and performance. Through her work she investigates beauty, body image, and the built environment through performances using the female body. Raised in the Midwest, Kalman earned her MFA in Art and Technology from Ohio State University and a BFA with a focus in metals from Massachusetts College of Art. She exhibits and lectures internationally. Her work has been featured in exhibitions at the Renwick Gallery at the Smithsonian Museum of American Art, Museum of Arts and Design, Museum of Contemporary Craft, the World Art Museum in Beijing, and the Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris among others. 

The Studio of The Corning Museum of Glass, in partnership with The Museum of Art and Design, introduced the Burke Residency in 2020. This residency will enable one artist from the Burke Prize exhibition to use the facilities and resources at The Studio to further their artistic exploration. Lauren Kalman is the first recipient of the Burke Residency. This residency will span one month and will take place from May 2 through June 3, 2022.