Laura Lake Smith

about the author

Laura Lake Smith is a PhD candidate in the area of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Lamar Dodd School of Art at the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia , USA. Her dissertation, “Imaging the In-between: The Serial Art of Richard Tuttle,” focuses on the American artist Richard Tuttle and his unconventional series of art and for which she recently received a 2015-2016 Luce/ACLS Dissertation Fellowship in American Art. Her other research interests include photography from the 19th-century to present day as well as filmic representations from early cinema culture to contemporary video art, which have rendered scholarly papers and articles on artists such as Christian Marclay and Tracey Emin. Smith also works on the problematic distinctions between the real and the representation in modernism and post-modernism.

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Lamar Dodd School of Art, University of Georgia, US


Imaging the In-between: The Serial Art of Richard Tuttle
(in DARE 2015: the dark precursor )
keywords: becoming, drawing, painting, printmaking, resistance, Richard Tuttle, sculpture, series