Lauren Lavitt is a Los Angeles-based artist working in mixed media. She holds a BA from Otis College of Art and Design and an MFA from UCLA.
Lauren has been teaching Art and Design at various levels – elementary through college since 2005. Her work has been exhibited in the US and abroad since 2002, and has been the subject of peer reviews and press articles.
In 2005 Lavitt was awarded the Abbey Scholarship: a 9-month residency at the British School in Rome, Italy.
In her spare time she volunteers as an art teacher at the Braille Institute in LA, and enjoys natural hot springs, urban hiking and Bikram yoga.