lauren is a video artist, director of photography, and photographer from pittsburgh, pa. she enjoys working with camcorders, film, and mixed mediums.
her work has been screened internationally: including the united states, france, austria, and the czech republic.
lauren is currently a senior completing a bfa in film at syracuse university. she has just finished a 5 month intensive program studying 35mm film production at FAMU, the fifth oldest film school in the world, in prague, cz.
awards / screenings
UCRW Summer Creative Works Research Grant recipient / summer 2019
“Můj Kvítek” / FAMU International spring showcase / prague, cz / may 15
“Pig Iron” / Small Mall Art Crawl / pittsburgh, pa / june 21
“Můj Kvítek” (My Little Blossom) / selected for screening at the David and Carol Schmuckler New Filmmakers Showcase / syracuse international film festival / syracuse, ny / oct 3, 11-13
"in transit" / view of year 2: transmedia showcase / syracuse, ny / may 5
"touch me right" / le petit cannes film festival / cannes, fr / may 8-19
“touch me right” / selected for screening at the David and Carol Schmuckler New Filmmakers Showcase / syracuse international film festival / syracuse, ny / oct 10-14
“touch me right” / official selection / austin arthouse film festival / austin, tx / oct 20
nominated/ best social commentary
nominated/ best concept
“touch me right” / youki international youth media festival / wels, at / nov 20-24
“feast” / vpa transmedia showcase 2018 / syracuse, ny / dec 9
“To All My Lovers” / vpa transmedia showcase 2018 / syracuse, ny / dec 9