Lauri Panopoulos

Photo Credit: Courtesy of the Artist

Artist Bio

Lauri Panopoulos is a New York City based sculptor and photographer who creates surreal fashion fantasies. Trained extensively in classical sculpture and drawing, she received a BFA from Syracuse University and an MFA from The New York Academy of Art. In 2010 Ms. Panopoulos received a Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance grant for her project exploring synthetic life on the Internet. Through photography, digital manipulation, sculpture and drawing, hand-made one of a kind figures are placed center stage, creating moments when fantasy and reality intersect.