American painter Laurie Kaplowitz earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Boston University and her Master of Fine Arts degree from American University. She is a Chancellor Professor in Painting in the College of Visual and Performing Arts.
She is represented by the CaldwellSnyder Gallery in New York and San Francisco, the Cidnee Patrick Gallery in Dallas, Tx, and Fresh Paint in Los Angeles. Her work has been exhibited at the Fogg Museum at Harvard University, the DeCordova Museum in Lincoln, MA, the Fitchburg Art Museum, the Fuller Art Museum, the Florida International University Art Museum, the Currier Gallery of Art in Manchester, NH, the Albright-Knox Museum in Buffalo, NY, the New Art Center, Newton, MA, the New Bedford Art Museum, and the Hess Gallery at Pine Manor College, Brookline, MA. Professor Kaplowitz's work has been reviewed in Art News, the Boston Globe, the Boston Herald, Art New England, and the Dallas Morning Times. She has received many commissions including, most recently, Princess Lines, the Del Mar Hotel in Santa Monica, and the Kohler Corporation. Her work is collected nationally and internationally. Prior to coming to UMass Dartmouth, Professor Kaplowitz taught at the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution in Washington, DC.