Lori Larusso earned her MFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art’s (MICA) and a BFA from the University of Cincinnati’s College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning (DAAP). Her consistently evolving work has earned her multiple awards, most recently, the Community Foundation of Louisville’s 2020 Fischer Prize for Visual Arts. Additionally, Lori has been awarded numerous residency fellowships from competitive programs including Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, McColl Center for Art + Innovation, MacDowell, and chaNorth. Lori’s work has been exhibited nationally and internationally. She is currently based in Louisville, Kentucky.