Laura Snyder

(402)677-1449

laurasnyder2109@gmail.com

Instagram- @lolasblest

facebook.com/lauraslensphotography

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EDUCATION_________________________________________________________________

University of Nebraska at Omaha, Omaha, NE                                    May 2001 – August 2002

  • Masters of Science in Elementary Education with an Emphasis in Arts Integration

Wayne State College, Wayne, NE                                                         August 1995 – May 2001

  • Bachelor of Science in Education

  • Endorsements include Elementary Education and Art Education K–8

 

EXHIBITIONS__________________________________________________________

Bancroft Street Market, Omaha, NE                                                                                                      April 18, 2019

  • I was one of ten artists selected to participate in the “ArtSlam19” event.

Norfolk Arts Center, Norfolk, NE                                                                                             April 2019- June 2019

  • “Strong Stance” was selected to be a part of the 12th Annual Juried Show.

Norfolk Arts Center, Norfolk, NE                                                                                             April 2018- June 2018

  • “Where The Wild Things Grow” and “Lessons Learned” were selected to be part of the 11th Annual Juried

  • Show.     

TSP Gallery, Omaha, NE                                                                                                                May 2018- June 2018

  • I was invited to show a selection of my work in their community workspace.  

Bone Creek Museum of Agrarian Art, David City, NE                                                       May 2017- July 2017

  • My photograph “Iowa UPC” was selected to be a part of their  "150 for Nebraska's 150th" juried exhibition.

Hot Shops Art Center, Omaha, NE                                                                               April 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019

  • I have shown two photographs in the “Artist to Teacher to Artist” exhibit the art teachers in my school

  • district put on each year.

Tired Texan Restaurant, Omaha NE                                                                                             May 2017- Present

  • A permanent display of thirteen of my photographs. The restaurant owners and I collaborated to select

  • photographs that would fit the theme and decor style of their restaurant.  

Mangelsen’s,  Omaha, NE                                                                                                                                 April 2017

  • A selection of my work was on display as part of their “Artist of the Month” program.

 

ARTIST RESIDENCIES_________________________________________________________

Cedar Point Biological Station, Lake McConaughy, Ogallala, NE                                                                 June 2019

  • I will spend a week creating art as well as collaborating and learning from scientists and other artists.


ARTIST TALKS_______________________________________________________________

Council Bluffs Public Library, Council Bluffs, IA                                                                                       January 2018

  • I was invited to speak for their “The Photographer’s Eye” series.


EMPLOYMENT_______________________________________________________________

Art Teacher, Omaha Public Schools, Omaha, NE                                                                        August 2002- Present

  • As the art teacher, I am responsible for curriculum development and the art education of approximately

  • 650 students.