Biography

EDUCATION
Ph.D.            Art Education, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH,  1990
M.Ed.           Art Education,  Wright State University, Dayton, OH,   1988
B.S.              Art Education,  University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI,  1975           
Certificate     Squadron Officer School, Air University, United States Air Force,1988
Certificate     Women in Management, Wright State University, Dayton, OH, 1981
Certificate     Public Affairs Officer Course, Defense Information School, Fort Benjamin Harrison, IN, 1980
Certificate     USAF Officer Training School, Lackland Air Force Base – Medina Annex, TX, 1979

INVITATIONAL AND JURIED ART EXHIBITIONS

2016         Fleeting-Small Works, Juried Exhibition, Open Space Visitor Center Gallery, ABQ, NM
2016        19th Annual New Mexico Veterans Art Exhibition, Expo Fine Arts Gallery, ABQ, NM
2016           Discern – Works by Laurel Lampela & Tom Richardson, KiMo Theater Art Gallery,  ABQ, NM
2016           Faculty Invitational, Masley Art Gallery, University of New Mexico, ABQ, NM

2015           18th Annual New Mexico Veterans Art Exhibition, Expo Fine Arts Gallery, Albuquerque, NM – 2nd place, Printmaking
2015           Miniatures And More, Juried Exhibition, Albuquerque Museum of Art, ABQ, NM
2015           Wild+Life, Page Coleman Gallery, ABQ, NM
2015            Faculty Invitational, Masley Art Gallery, University of New Mexico, ABQ, NM

2014            17th Annual New Mexico Veterans Art Exhibition, Expo Fine Arts Gallery, ABQ, NM, Award – 1st place, Digital Arts
2014            Guest Artist Exhibition, Corrales Bosque Gallery, Corrales, NM
2014            Faculty Invitational, Masley Art Gallery, University of New Mexico, ABQ, NM

2013            16th Annual New Mexico Veterans Art Exhibition, Expo Fine Arts Gallery, ABQ, NM, Award – 2nd place, Digital Arts
2013            Guest Artist Exhibition, Corrales Bosque Gallery, Corrales, NM
2013            New Mexico Veterans Art Exhibition, New Mexico Veterans Memorial, ABQ, NM
2013            Faculty Invitational, Masley Art Gallery, University of New Mexico, ABQ, NM
2013            Americas 2013: Paperworks, Juried Art Exhibition, Northwest Art Center Hartnett Hall Gallery, Minot State, Minot, ND
2013            Snap to Grid: The (un)juried exhibit, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, CA

2012            15th Annual New Mexico Veterans Art Exhibition, Expo Fine Arts Gallery, ABQ, NM, Award – 3rd place, Digital Arts
2012            No Two Alike, Guest Artist Invitational, Corrales Bosque Gallery, Corrales, NM
2012            Paper Works: An Exhibition of Contemporary Printmaking, KiMo Art Gallery, Albuquerque, NM
2012            Faculty Invitational, Masley Art Gallery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

2011            The 3rd International Tour Show US_China_Korea, Park Fine Art/US
2011            Shared Visions, Annual Guest Artist Exhibition, Corrales Bosque Gallery, Corrales, NM
2011            2nd Annual ABQ Nouveau Retablo, National Hispanic Cultural Center, Albuquerque, NM
2011            Faculty Invitational Exhibition, Masley Art Gallery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

2010            Tokens, Invitational Art Exhibition, Lerma Gallery, Albuquerque, NM
2010            coupling, Invitational Art Exhibition, Lerma Gallery, Albuquerque, NM
2010            Plus One, Guest Artist Exhibition, Corrales Bosque Gallery, Corrales, NM
2010            Faculty Invitational Exhibition, Masley Art Gallery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

2009            New Works by Laurel Lampela, Solo Exhibition, Arthaus66 Gallery, Albuquerque NM
2009            Invited, Casa de Canarias, Madrid, Spain
2009            Faculty Invitational Exhibition, Masley Art Gallery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

2008            Choice Art, Studio 105, Albuquerque, NM
2008            Art Education Faculty Exhibition, Masley Art Gallery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

2007            Rainbow Colors, Invitational Exhibition, Fisher Gallery, Albuquerque, NM
2007            National Women’s Juried Exhibition, Impact Artists Gallery, Buffalo, NY
2007            Art Education Faculty Exhibition, Masley Art Gallery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

2006            Small is More, Harwood Art Center, Albuquerque, NM
2006            Art Education Faculty Exhibition, Masley Art Gallery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

2005            38th Annual Arts International Juried Exhibition, The International Art Museum, El Paso, TX
2005            UNM Department of Art and Art History Silent Auction, Magnifco Artspace, Albuquerque, NM
2005            Art Education Faculty Exhibition, Masley Hall Art Gallery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

2004            Art Education Faculty Exhibition, Masley Hall Art Gallery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
2003            Art Education Faculty Exhibition, Masley Hall Art Gallery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
2002            Art Education Faculty Exhibition, Masley Hall Art Gallery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

1998            People’s Art Show, University Art Gallery, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH
1996            People’s Art Show, University Art Gallery, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH
1992            People’s Art Show, University Art Gallery, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
Lampela, L. (2011). A Practical Guide to Supplement the Teaching of Secondary Art Methods. Dubuque, IA: Kendall Hunt.
Lampela, L. (2010). Expressing Lesbian and queer identity in the works of three contemporary artists of New Mexico. Instructional Resources, Art Education, 63(1), 25-32.
Lampela, L. (2007). Marked difference: The Work of Helen Cozza. The Journal of LGBT Youth, 5(1), 5-14.
Lampela, L. (2007). Including lesbians and gays in art curricula: The art of Jeanne Mammen. Visual Arts Research, 33 (1), Issue 64, 34-43.
Lampela, L. (2007). Moving from the inside out: Hammonds Radiant Affection. The Journal of Gay and Lesbian Issues in Education, 4(2), 5-11.
Lampela, L. (2005). Queer representations ‘In tribute’. The Journal of Gay and Lesbian Issues in Education, 2(3), 87-90.
Lampela, L., & Check, E., (Eds.). (2003) From Our Voices: Art Educators and Artists Speak Out About Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgendered Issues. Dubuque, IA: Kendall Hunt.
Lampela, L. (2001). Daring to be different: A look at three lesbian artists. Art Education, 54(2), 45-51.
Lampela, L. (2001). Lesbian and gay artists in the curriculum: A survey of art teachers’ knowledge and attitudes, Studies in Art Education, 42 (2), 146-160.