Kenyon College

Laura Plageman


Artist Laura Plageman lives and works in Oakland, CA. She earned a BA at Wesleyan University (Middletown, CT) and an MFA from the California College of the Arts (San Francisco, CA). She is best known for her studio practice of creatively re-working her photographs of landscapes and abstractions, exploring the power and emotion of the photograph as both medium and message. Her work has been exhibited in galleries and institutions across the United States and internationally, including recent exhibitions with Lightfield Arts in NY and the Houston Center for Photography in Houston.

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