CV/Bio/Contact

I loved living in upstate New York and now I love living in Portland, Oregon where I am a photographer and graphic designer, host a beloved radio show on a beloved public radio station, and make regional ephemera. And I have excellent penmanship! Keep in touch: laura@lauraglazer.com

Education
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Photo Illustration, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York, 1999

Solo Exhibitions
The Serenity of Knowing, The Paper Sparrow Gallery, Troy, New York, 2010
Recent Work, The Little Gallery at The Sage College of Albany, Albany, New York, 2009
A Little Something, Albany Medical Center, Albany, New York, 2006

Two Person Exhibitions
Nine Years Here, Feast Gallery, Saratoga Springs, New York, 2009
I Wish You Were Here, Albany Center Gallery, Albany, New York, 2003

Selected Group Exhibitions (United States)
Focus on Four, Yates Gallery at Siena College, Loudonville, New York, 2012
Fabricated, Tremain Gallery at the Hotchkiss School, Lakeville, Connecticut, 2012
Artists of Upstate, Salem Art Works, Salem, New York, 2011
The Serenity of Knowing,
(hi)story labor(atory), Hudson, New York, 2011
Rural Visions: Photographs of Country Life, Chapel + Cultural Center at Rensselaer, Troy, New York, 2008
Stencil, Tint, Print, Albany Center Gallery, Albany, New York, 2007
Neighborhood Show, Amrose Sable Gallery, Albany, New York, 2006
Annual Photo Regional of the Capital District, Opalka Gallery of the Sage Colleges, Albany, New York, 2006
Daily Grind Troy Show, Daily Grind, Troy, New York, 2005
Annual Photo Regional of the Capital District, Fulton Street Gallery, Troy, New York, 2004

International Exhibitions
In States, Galerie Kohlman, Vienna, Austria, 2003

Awards and Recognitions
Nancy Lawton Prize/Committee Choice Award, Historic Albany Foundation's BUILT, 2012
Best Local Radio DJ, Metroland Readers Poll, 2012
Best Indie Rock Radio Show,
Metroland, 2012, 2011, 2010
Best Visual Artist, Metroland, 2007
Reclaiming Lives: Go Red for Women Art Exhibition, First Place 2005
Eddie Adams Workshop, Participant, 1999
College Photographer of the Year, Feature category, Award of Excellence, 1998, 1999

Engagements
TEDx speaker, TEDx Albany, 2014
Guest Lecturer,
Siena College, 2012
Emcee,
Honest Weight Food Coop's Local Harvest Festival, 2013-2009
Emcee
, Restoration Festival, 2012
Presenter, LarkFEST, 2013-2010
Presenter, City of Albany's Alive At Five presents the Bacon Brothers, 2012
Judge, Times Union "Garage to Glory" songwriter competition, 2011 
Organizer, promoter, host, Hello Pretty City concert, 2011, 2010, 2005
Judge, Colonie Town Library Battle of the Bands, 2009 

Collections
Wallace Memorial Library at the Rochester Institute of Technology
School of Photographic Arts and Sciences at the Rochester Institute of Technology

Volunteer
On Air Talent, Hello Pretty City, Exit 97.7 WEXT, 2010-present
Advisor, City of Albany Heritage Tourism Working Group, 2014–2015
AmeriCorps member, Corporation for National and Community Service, 2000