Profile: Lauren Smith is an interdisciplinary artist whose past work has incorporated installation, video, sound, photography, public performance, community interaction and the internet. She is most interested in exploring the urban environment and how it directly and indirectly effects its inhabitants. Since receiving her B.A. from Ramapo College of New Jersey in 2008 she has participated in six residency programs, including Vermont Studio Center and Prairie Center for the Arts. She has two upcoming solo shows at CELLspace Gallery in San Francisco and at Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts in Blue Mountain, New York.