ARTIST & AUTHOR

 

PUBLISHED WORKS

 

2013                          Memoir, No End Of The Bed, Knotted Tree Press

2008 - 2018               Blog posts, www.laurenjbarnhart.com 

2011                          Short Story, “Pentecostal,” Jersey Devil Press

2004                          Poem, “Birth,” Monkey Bicycle 3

 

2003                          Poem, “Transpose,” Monkey Bicycle 2 

1999                          Painting, Georgia O’Keefe, George Fox University Wineskin 

 

 

 

ART SHOWS

 

2016                          Solo Show, Migration, Sous Sol Winery, Seattle, WA

2015                          Solo Show, Regeneration, The Alibi Room, Seattle, WA 

2015                          The Best Of Gage Exhibition, Gage Academy of Art, Seattle, WA 

2014                          Ibid.

1998                          Grand Prize, George Fox University Art Competition, Newberg, OR

 

APPEARANCES

2019                          Presentation, The Totemic Significance of the Deer in Iron Age Scythian and                                                Sarmatian Cultures, Master of Liberal Arts Colloquium, Johns Hopkins University,                                        Baltimore, MD 

2018                          Presentation, The Problem with Purity, American Humanist Association Conference,                                    Las Vegas, NV

2017                          Presentation, The Elusive Afterlife, Seattle Skeptics and Science Enthusiasts,                                              Seattle, WA

2015                          Interview, Deep Sex Talk with Liam Scheff, Ucy.tv, Truth Frequency Radio, Denver,                                      CO 90.7 FM, Eugene, OR 97.3 FM

2013                          Book Release Party, No End Of The Bed, Hugo House, Seattle, WA

 

 

EXPERIENCE

2006 - 2020               Freelance Editor & Consultant, New York, NY & Seattle, WA

                                           Provided editorial notes for writers of fiction and narrative non-fiction.

                                           Discussed opportunities within the publishing market place.

2011 - 2015               Art Model, Gage Academy of Art, Georgetown Atelier, Cornish College of the Arts,                                        Digi Pen, Northwest College of Art & Design, and various art studios, Seattle, WA

                                           Collaborated to create pose and setting for figurative painters.

                                           Ability to be within the pose for long sessions and successive days.

2007                         Director of Publishing, La Familia Publishing, Seattle, WA

                                           Responsible for acquisitions, development, and distribution.

                                           Writer and editor for marketing and public relations.

2006                         Artist’s Assistant, Via Max, New York, NY

                                           Assisted pop artist, Peter Max, with daily inventory.

                                           Collected works from the studio, and arranged for shipment.

2005 - 2006              Literary Agent, Artists and Artisans Inc., New York, NY

                                           Represented several clients and built connections in publishing.

                                           Provided extensive editorial notes and plot direction for writers.

 

 

 

EDUCATION

 

2018 - 2019              Master of Liberal Arts, Johns Hopkins University Krieger School of Arts & Sciences,                                     Baltimore, MD 

2013 - 2014              Fine art and studio practice, Gage Academy of Art, Seattle, WA 

2002 - 2003              Italian 101-103, Seattle Language Academy, Seattle, WA   

     

1997 - 2001              Bachelor of Science, Interior Design & Fashion Merchandising, Writing & Literature                                     minor, George Fox University, Newberg, OR

 

COMMUNITY

2020                         Volunteer, Y-WE Young Women Empowered, Seattle, WA

                                           Assisted at special events to provide mentorship and career development for                                               diverse young women between the ages of 13-26.

2011-2018                Leader and Host, Writer’s Group, Seattle WA

                                           Organized weekly meetings and guided editing sessions.

                                           Provided editorial feedback on participant’s book projects.

2016                         Studio Monitor, Gage Academy of Art, Seattle, WA

                                           Maintained the studio set-up and staging for a 10 week long pose.

                                           Collaborated with the artists and the model.

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Freeland, WA 98249

 

© 2015 Lauren J. Barnhart

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