Tomorrow- Kristen Morgin, the Lamar Dodd School of Art’s 2011-2012 Dodd Chair, is giving a lecture at 5:30 in room S151.
Her bio from the LDSOA website reads:
Kristen L. Morgin was born in 1968 in Brunswick, GA. Kristen is the eldest daughter of Lowell and Lucille Morgin. She has three younger sisters. Kristen earned a BA degree from California State University, Hayward. Kristen earned a MFA degree with an emphasis in ceramics from Alfred University in 1997. Kristen currently resides in Gardena, CA. Kristen has held job positions as a gallery docent, a children’s playhouse set painter, a secretary in an auto glass shop, and a professor of art. She currently earns her living as an artist.
Morgin has had solo shows at Marc Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles (2006) and Viento y Agua Gallery, Long Beach (2004). Selected group exhibitions include Trans-Ceramic Art 3rd World Ceramic Biennale, Icheon, Korea, 2005; Thing: New Sculpture from Los Angeles Hammer Museum, Los Angeles (2005); and Because the Earth Is 1/3 Dirt Art Museum of the University of Colorado, Boulder (2004).
For more information, visit: http://art.uga.edu/index.php?pt=4&id=173#