Lauren Gidwitz [American, b. 1983 Chicago, IL] is an artist working in oil painting and mixed-media two-dimensional work, and three-dimensional sculpture and installation. Gidwitz's work has been exhibited and collected throughout the U.S., Europe, and Australia. She was a resident of BigCI in the Wollemi National Park, Australia, the Arctic Circle Expedition in Svalbard, Norway, and the Alfred and Trafford Klots Program in Lehon, France. Gidwitz has been a visiting critic at Maryland Institute College of Art and Brown University. She received her MFA in Painting and Drawing, from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Gidwitz lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.

photograph by TalismanPHOTO