Monday, July 27, 2009

August 4th Guest Speaker Anne Lawrence

Director of Contemporary Art Dealers of Dallas and CADD Art Lab, Anne Lawrence.

Lawrence’s resume includes a background in studio art and art history as well as professional experience at museums, universities, and galleries, bridging the nonprofit, academic, and commercial aspects of art and community. Most recently she was Associate Director at Road Agent gallery in Dallas and volunteered as Head of the Education Committee with CADD from 2006-2008. In her five and a half years at the Dallas Museum of Art, Lawrence gained a greater understanding of the inner workings of a large arts institution by working in the curatorial, registrar, and education departments, lastly as Manager of Academic and Public Programs. She has taught art history and art appreciation courses at various universities including University of North Texas, University of Texas at Arlington, and was a full-time instructor for two semesters at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford, Oklahoma. Lawrence received her Bachelor of Arts in Art from Texas Wesleyan University in Fort Worth and her Masters of Arts in Art History from University of North Texas in Denton. Lawrence was named as Director of CADD and Art Lab in March 2008 and started full-time in June 2008.

Tuesday, August 4th 7pm

Upcoming guest programs:
September 1st: Bryce Lafferty, artist talk
October 6th: Judy Gelfert, oil painting demonstration

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