About


Lauri was born and raised outside of Denver, Colorado.  She developed a love for the arts at an early age, as she was first introduced to the darkroom at the age of ten.  Lauri received her Bachelors of Fine Arts in Photography  from Maryland Institute College of Art.  She has since traveled throughout the world, worked as an art Instructor, and exhibited her work in galleries and arts festivals throughout the United States. 

 

Select Solo Art Exhibitions:

  • Robert Anderson Gallery, 2018
  • Curtis Center, 2018
  • CORE New Art Space, Cited, 2015
  • CORE New Art Space, New Work, 2014
  • CORE New Art Space, Remains, 2013
  • CORE New Art Space, Flight, 2011
  • CORE New Art Space, ARound, 2010
  • CORE New Art Space, Wuro-Am: Images of Mauritania, 2009
  • Funky Buddha, Close Enough, 2008
  • Dairy Center for the Arts, Close Enough, 2007
  • The Fox Gallery, Senior Thesis Exhibition, 2003
  • Meyerhoff Gallery, Reflecting Change, 2003

Select Group Art Exhibitions:

  • Concept, Studio Show, 2016
  • Habitat, Best of Santa Fe Arts District, 2015
  • Sellars Project Space, 2011
  • Redline, The Big Picture, 2011
  • TBell Photographic, It’s All Here in Black and White, 2011
  • 910 Arts, Best of Denver Arts District, 2010
  • CORE New Art Space, Member Exhibition, 2009, 2010 and 2011
  • Camera Obscura, The Face of Photography Today, 2009
  • CORE New Art Space, Abstractions, 2009
  • CORE New Art Space, Annual Art Patron Exhibition, 2009
  • Gunnison Center for the Arts, Woman's Work, 2005
  • Colorado Gallery for the Arts, Kaleidoscope, 2004
  • CORE New Art Space, Annual Photography Exhibition, 2004
  • Meyerhoff Gallery, The Palladium Print, 2002
  • Meyerhoff Gallery, Pinhole, 2002
  • Colorado Gallery for the Arts, Aix-en-Provence, 2001

Art Festivals:

  • Summer Art Market, Denver 2018, 2019
  • Vail Arts Festival, Vail, 2018
  • Art on the Rockies, Edwards, 2018
  • Gathering at the Great Divide, Breckenridge, 2018
  • Turtle Creek Arts Festival, Dallas, 2018
  • Artscape, Dallas, 2019
  • Denver Arts Festival, Denver, 2019
  • Utah Arts Festival, Salt Lake, 2019
  • Pearl Street Arts Festival, Boulder, 2019
  • Beaver Creek Arts Festival, Beaver Creek, 2019

Press:

https://www.theutahreview.com/utah-arts-festival-2019-inspired-by-images-of-insect-wings-colorado-artist-lauri-dunns-photographs-photo-sculptures-offer-unique-perspective-of-metamorphosis/

Awards:

  • Best of Show, Allen Arts Festival, 2019
  • Most Creative Interpretation, Summer Art Market, 2018