Lauralee Pope


1980 Tulsa, Oklahoma
Lives and works in Los Angeles, California


2013 M.F.A. California Institute of the Arts

2002 B.F.A. with Honors, Otis College of Art and Design

2001 Yale University, Norfolk Summer of Art

Solo Exhibitions

2013 Forever Painting, Main Gallery, Valencia, CA

2012 Suburban Lights, L-Shape Gallery, Valencia, CA

2012 The Rumpus Room, Annex #12, Valencia, CA

Group Exhibitions and Events

2014 How Some Paintings Are Born, Curated by John Souza, Baik Art, Culver City, CA

2014 The Machine Project Field Guide to the Gamble House, Organized by Machine Project, The Gamble House, Pasadena, CA

2014 Filodendron, Michael Dopp and Lauralee Pope, Organized by Andrew Cannon and Ross Caliendo, Secret Recipe, Los Angeles, CA

2014 Incognito/Precognito, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, CA

2014 Dallas Biennial 2014, Anna Paola Guerra, Lucy Kirkman, Lauralee Pope Organized and curated by Michael Mazurek and Jesse Morgan Barnett, DB14A/DB14B Office Space, Dallas,TX

2014 Amazon Solitaire, Curated by Akina Cox, Center for the Arts Eagle Rock, Los Angeles, CA

2014 Caught Looking: Simone Gad, Tracy Nakayama, Ruby Neri, Lauralee Pope, Mary Weatherford, Curated by Irene Tsatsos, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA

2014 Superpositions, Organized by Jason Ramos, RAID Projects, Los Angeles

2013 The Poet, Blinded by the Sun, Organized by Vincent Ramos, In conjunction with Plum Pudding Peanut Island (Gilligan's Squaw Fire Island II), Elephant Art Space, Los Angeles

2013 Keep in Touch, UCLA New Wight Invitational, Curated by Anthony Miserendino, Erin Morrison, and Frank J. Stockton, New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles

2013 Ex.11, Curated by Michael Mazurek, Brazos Gallery, Richland College, Dallas, TX

2013 Show and Tell, Curated by Irene Tsatsos, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA

2013 Interior Forest Fundraiser, Organized by Alexandra Grant, For Your Art, Los Angeles

2013 Subject Matters, CalArts MFA 2013 Graduate Exhibition, Curated by Claire De Dobay Rifelj, Mandarin Plaza, Los Angeles

2012 100x100, For Your Art, Los Angeles

2012 This Is All We Have In Common, Lime Gallery, Valencia, CA

2011 Chain Letter, Curated by Christian Cummings and Doug Harvey, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Los Angeles

2011 Chain Letter Global, Organized by Emily Mast and David Horvitz, Berlin

2010 South Bay Focus, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance CA

2010 Monster Drawing Rally, Outpost for Contemporary Art/Center for the Arts, Eagle Rock

2010 Swap Thing, WPA (in conjunction with Perform! Now!), Los Angeles

2009 The Sharon Show, curated by Vincent Ramos, The Friends of Distinction (Dan Graham), Los Angeles

2009 Auctionette, Schermer Meeting Hall, Aspen CO

2009 Call Me Lightning: An Evening of Performance Based Works, Organized by Vincent Ramos, Fellows Of Contemporary Art (FOCA), Los Angeles

2009 Heavy Weight: A Group Exhibition at the Gym, Organized by Sara Hunsucker, The Body Firm, Los Angeles

2002 Inaugural Group Show, 4-F Gallery, Los Angeles

2002 Sometimes It’s Dark, The Practice Space, Los Angeles

2002 Parking Space, Bergamot Station, Los Angeles

2001 Summer Exhibition, Art Barn Gallery, Norfolk CT

2001 Base, Otis Galef Center, Los Angeles

2001 No Big Deal, Bolsky Gallery, Los Angeles

2000 One Week Show, Bolsky Gallery, Los Angeles

Awards and Scholarships

2011-2013 Merit Scholarship, CALARTS

2001 Ellen Battell Stoeckel Fellowship

1998 Merit Scholarship, Otis College of Art and Design

Teaching Experience

2013 Teaching Assistant - Mari Eastman

2012 Teaching Assistant - John Mandel